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27 Jul, 2013

Scores Episode VII

Lucasfilm President, Kathleen Kennedy, announces that John Williams will be returning to score Star Wars: Episode VII.

Of course, I haven’t seen the script. The story is still unknown to me, the new story. But I can’t imagine that there will not be some references to the existing stories that we know that would necessitate, and make appropriate, the use of some of the earlier themes.

25 Feb, 1981

Wins Grammy

Grammy

Williams wins the Grammy for Best Instrumental Composition and Best Album Of Original Score Written For A Motion Picture Or A Television Special for The Empire Strikes Back, 

27 Feb, 1980

Wins Grammy

Grammy

Williams wins the Grammy for Best Instrumental Composition for Superman Main Title Theme and Best Album Of Original Score Written For A Motion Picture Or A Television Special for Superman.

15 Feb, 1979

Wins Grammy

Grammy

Williams wins the Grammy for Best Instrumental Composition for  Theme From Close Encounters Of The Third Kind and Best Album Of Original Score Written For A Motion Picture Or A Television Special for Close Encounters Of The Third Kind. 

23 Feb, 1978

Wins Grammy

Grammy

Williams wins the Grammy for Best Pop Instrumental Recording,  Best Instrumental Composition, and Best Original Score Written For A Motion Picture Or A Television Special for Star Wars. 

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