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Dorothy Chandler Pavilion
135 N. Grand Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90012
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John Williams Conducts the American Youth Symphony
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4.9 average rating
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116 reviews
15 stars
attended Mar 23 2008

John Williams and the American Youth Symphony were amazing! Is there a better youth orchestra anywhere in the world today? Alex Treger does a great job with these young musicians, and Treger also performed beautifully in his violin solo of...continued

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6 stars
attended Mar 23 2008

Thanks Goldstar! I can't believe I was John Williams in orchestra seats for less than $20.00! I was a great show!

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38 reviews
28 stars
attended Mar 23 2008

It was fantastic! What a treat to be in the presence of such a creative and accomplished composer! And the venue was perfect for this event.
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He needs no introduction…music lovers worldwide have long known John Williams as one of the greatest film music composers of all time. He has received forty-five Academy Award nominations, most recently for his scores from Memoirs of a Geisha and Munich, making him the Academy’s most nominated living person. He has been awarded five Oscars, seven British Academy Awards (BAFTA), twenty Grammys, four Golden Globes, four Emmys and numerous gold and platinum records.

John Williams joins AYS and featured soloist Alexander Treger (performing violin solos from Fiddler on the Roof & Schindler’s List) to conduct his own music – a very special gala evening that promises to be the concert of the year! Come celebrate 43 years of memorable AYS concerts like these featuring the finest pre-professional musicians in Los Angeles.