Serendipity Talk: Celebrating John Williams at 90

John Williams turns 90 in February and has written some of best-known film scores of all time, including Jaws, Star Wars, E.T., and Schindler's List. This talk will review Williams' long career in the film music genre and show many movie clips he has scored, along with interviews and videos. Join us to celebrate the contributions of this great composer and enjoy some of his greatest scores while learning about their place in the history of film music.

Dan Sherman has taught several courses on musical theater and film musicals at OLLI, along with many other venues in the area. He holds his PhD in economics from Cornell and retired as Managing Director at the American Institutes for Research.

 

No registration is required. The Zoom link will be e-mailed to all those subscribed to the OLLI newsletter the morning of the talk. If you do not receive the newsletter and would like to attend, please e-mail olli@american.edu that morning.