STAR-STUDDED GALA Event, AUGUST 18. Part of the TANGLEWOOD 75TH CELEBRATION
from the classical music world and beyond will join in the
Tanglewood 75th celebration by taking part in a special gala
concert on August 18.
Boston Pops Laureate Conductor John Williams, arguably the most well-known composer of his generation with many of the most memorable film scores of the 20th and 21st centuries to his credit, will be feted on the occasion of his 80th birthday year with a Boston Pops concert featuring classical music luminaries Yo-Yo Ma, Gabriela Montero, Jessye Norman, and Leonard Slatkin, along with performances by several Boston Symphony soloists who will be featured in Mr. Williams's concert works.