John Williams News
Watch Daisy Ridley React to Rey's Theme from Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Daisy Ridley reacts to hearing her character Rey's theme for the first time during a recording session for Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
By Brian Gallagher — February 23rd, 2016
Go Inside The Star Wars: The Force Awakens Soundtrack with John Williams
Iconic composer John Williams takes fans behind-the-scenes, showing how he created the Oscar-nominated music for Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
By Brian Gallagher — February 22nd, 2016
Watch John Williams Conduct Star Wars 7 Opening Scene Music
A new video from CBS' 60 Minutes shows composer John Williams conducting the Star Wars: The Force Awakens opening scene score.
By Brian Gallagher — December 14th, 2015
John Williams Star Wars: The Force Awakens Soundtrack Gets a Release Date
Legendary composer John Williams' soundtrack for Star Wars: The Force Awakens is available for pre-order right now.
By B. Alan Orange — September 4th, 2015
John Williams Will Score Star Wars 7 Soundtrack in L.A.
John Williams will spend the next couple of months working on the Star Wars: The Force Awakens score with the special effects team.
By B. Alan Orange — March 23rd, 2015
John Williams Confirmed to Score Star Wars: Episode VII!
Watch a video interview with the composer where he discusses working with Kathleen Kennedy and director J.J. Abrams.
By Brian Gallagher — July 27th, 2013
Composer John Williams and Costume Designer Michael Kaplan Confirmed for Star Wars: Episode VII
Kaplan is a previous collaborator of J.J. Abrams, while Williams has scored all six past Star Wars movies.
By B. Alan Orange — May 22nd, 2013
J.J. Abrams Says John Williams Will Score Star Wars: Episode VII
Plus, the special effects house Industrial Light and Magic is considering opening a London branch for this highly-anticipated sequel.
By Brian Gallagher — April 30th, 2013
John Williams Wants to Make Music for Star Wars: Episode VII
The legendary composer revealed he is willing to come on board to work on the score for director J.J. Abrams' new sequel.
By Brian Gallagher — February 17th, 2013
EXCLUSIVE: War Horse John Williams Blu-ray Featurette
The composer discusses working with his 'musical director' Steven Spielberg on this drama, arriving on Blu-ray and DVD April 3.
By Brian Gallagher — March 22nd, 2012
The Adventures of Tintin Soundtrack Preview
You can listen to a few brief seconds of all 18 tracks of John Williams' score for Steven Spielberg's 3D adventure.
By Brian Gallagher — October 14th, 2011