Gala - John Williams Celebration

Presented by Los Angeles Philharmonic

Gustavo Dudamel and John Williams

Launching the 2022/23 season with the LA Phil’s Annual Gala Concert, Gustavo Dudamel shares the podium with his close friend and inspiration John Williams in a night celebrating the legendary composer’s 90th birthday. Joined by acclaimed violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter, Williams opens the evening conducting his Second Violin Concerto, a piece he wrote for Mutter that they premiered last year. In the second half, Dudamel leads selections from Williams’ beloved film scores.

City: Los Angeles

Program Items

John Williams Violin Concerto No. 2
John Williams Film music selections


Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Gustavo Dudamel Conductor
John Williams Conductor
Anne-Sophie Mutter Violin

Walt Disney Concert Hall

Walt Disney Concert Hall

111 South Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90071
United States