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Academy Awards 1976


Best Original Score:
John Williams

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Cat. No. F46 John Williams, JAWS

Download John Williams' acceptance speech here.

March 29, 1976 at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Los Angeles

John Williams' acceptance speech:

"Thank you. Dick Zanuck and David Brown, thank you both for giving me the opportunity to work with an extraordinary man, Steven Spielberg. The great Universal orchestra and my friend Herb Spencer, thank you - and all the members of this Academy for giving me this honor. I'm a grateful man, thank you very much."

Rod McKuen and Marlo Thomas
present the award for Best Original Score.