John Williams

Feb 8, 1932
Floral Park, Long Island, New York, USA


The son of a movie-studio musician, John Williams was trained for the family business at UCLA and Juilliard. Proficient with several instruments, Williams settled down to a thriving career as a jazz pianist. Billing himself as "Johnny Williams" to avoid confusion with British character actor John Williams, the young composer worked closely with Henry… More

John Williams Videos

To Catch A Thief
2 minutes 16 seconds
Fiddler On The Roof
3 minutes 20 seconds
SCORE: Film Music Documentary
2 minutes 18 seconds

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