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Williams, John Towner

composer


born: 08 Feb 1932 New York / city, USA Source: 1  

born: 08 Feb 1932 Flushing, New York / state, USA Source: 2  

The Music Sack has 48 items with information about John Towner Williams:


 1994

Bird, Gary
Program notes for the solo tuba
Compiled and edited by Gary Bird
Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1994, 146 p.

Number of People : 57


 1993

Rubiner, Julia M.
Contemporary musicians volume 9
Edited by Julia M. Rubiner
Detroit, Michigan: Gale Research, 1993, 316 p.

Number of People : 62


 1992 Source: 2

Larkin, Colin
The Guinness encyclopedia of popular music
Edited by Colin Larkin
Enfield, Middlesex: Guinness Publishing, 1992, 4V p.

Number of People : 5,680

More Details : (1 Section)


 1992

Whitburn, Joel
The Billboard book of top 40 hits
5th edition
New York: An imprint of Watson-Guptill Publications, 1992, 674 p.

Number of People : 1,471

More Details : (1 Section)


 1991

Bierley, Paul E.
Rehrig, William H.
The heritage encyclopedia of band music : composers and their music
Edited by Paul E. Bierley
William H. Rehrig
Westerville, Ohio: Integrity Press, 1991

Number of People : 8,916


 1991

Wright, H. Stephen
Limbacher, James L.
Keeping score : film and television music, 1980-1988
(with additional coverage of 1921-1979)
James L. Limbacher and H. Stephen Wright
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1991

Number of People : 5,562


 1990

Darby, William
American film music : major composers, techniques, trends, 1915-1990
Jefferson, North Carolina, and London: McFarland & Company, Inc., 1990

Number of People : 15


 1988

Suppan, Wolfgang
Lexikon des Blasmusikwesens
3. Auflage des Lexikons des Blasmusikwesens
Herausgegeben in Verbindung mit dem Bund Deutscher Blasmusikverbande
Freiburg-Tiengen: Blasmusikverlag Schulz, 1988, 386 p.

Number of People : 2,925


 1986

Sadie, Stanley
Hitchcock, H. Wiley
The new Grove dictionary of American music
edited by H. Wiley Hitchcock and Stanley Sadie
New York, N.Y. : Grove's Dictionaries of Music, 1986. 4 v.

Number of People : 3,993


 1985

Wescott, Steven D.
A comprehensive bibliography of music for film and television
Compiled by Steven D. Wescott
Detroit: Information Coordinatores, 1985, 432 p.

Number of People : 161


 1983

Press, Jaques Cattell
Who's who in American music : classical
First edition
Edited by Jaques Cattell Press
New York: R. R. Bowker, 1983

Number of People : 6,738


 1983

Bartolina, Gian Carlo
John Williams : La musica la trascandenza.
Filmcritica (Rome), 34, No. 333 (Apr. 1983), p. 161-63.

Number of People : 1


 1982

Caps, John
Keeping in Touch with John Williams.
Soundtrack Collectors Newsletter, 1 (Mar. 1982), p. 3-7.
       Note: An interview.

Number of People : 1


 1982

Anderson, E. Ruth
Contemporary American composers
A biographical dictionary
Second edition
Compiled by E. Ruth Anderson
Boston: G. K. Hall, 1982, 578 p.

Number of People : 3,986


 1981

Pugliese, Roberto
"Shining" : suoni "aitri"
Filmcritica (Rome), 32, No. 315 (June 1981), p. 301-06.

Number of People : 1


 1981

Tarry, Kenneth
Williams Brings New Repertoire to Pops : Continues Scoring Films, Now Working on Spielberg "Ark"
Variety, 302 (Feb. 18, 1981), p. 79ff.

Number of People : 1


 1980

Cook, Page
The Sound Track.
Films in Review, 31, No. 7 (Aug. -Sep. 1980), p. 423-25.
       Note: concerns William's scores for the "Star Wars" sequels.

Number of People : 1


 1980

Vallerand, Francois
Musique de films : John Williams et "The Empire Strikes Back"
Sequences (Montreal), No. 101 (July 1980), p. 49-50.

Number of People : 1


 1980

Comuzio, Ermanno
Film music lexicon
Amministrazione Provinciale di Pavia, 1980

Number of People : 570


 1980

Datis, Greg
The Score : John Williams Strikes Back, Unfortunately.
Cinefantastique, 10, No. 2 (1980), p. 8.

Number of People : 1


 1980 Source: 1

Sadie, Stanley
The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians
London: Macmillan, 1980

Number of People : 20,506


 1979

Garel, Alain
Music Lovers : La musique de films.
Ecran 79, No. 81 (June 15, 1979), p. 83-84.

Number of People : 1


 1979

Lacombe, Alain
Rocle, Claude
La musique du film
[par] Alain Lacombe et Claude Rocle
Paris: Editions Francis van der Velde, 1979, 516 p.

Number of People : 312


 1979

Fiedel, Robert D.
It's Superman!
High Fidelity and Musical America, 29, No. 6 (June 1979), p. 75-76.

Number of People : 1


 1979

Cook, Page
The Sound Track.
Films in Review, 30, No. 8 (Oct. 1979), p. 484-86.

Number of People : 1


 1979

Stevens, John
The Music from the Film "Superman"
The Max Steiner Journal, No. 4 (1979), p. 22-23.

Number of People : 1


 1978

Snell, Mike
But What Does he Do for an Encore?
The Max Steiner Journal, No. 2 (1978), p. 23-26.

Number of People : 1


 1978

Weiss, Paulette
Musical Trips.
Stereo Review, 40, No. 2 (Feb. 1978), p. 58, 60.
       Note: Soundtrack album review, concerns the music for "Close Encounters of the Third Kind."

Number of People : 1


 1978

Milano, B.
"Star Wars" Sounds.
Contemporary Keyboard (San Diego, Calif.), 4 (Feb. 1978), p. 10-12f p.

Number of People : 1


 1978

Whitman, Mark
Records
Films Illustrated (London), 7 (Jan. 1978), p. 194.
       Note: An interview.

Number of People : 1


 1978

Elley, Derek
The Film Composer : John Williams.
Films and Filming, 24 (July 1978), p. 20-24
Films and Filming, 24 (Aug. 1978), p. 30-33.
       Note: An interview. Includes filmography.

Number of People : 1


 1977

Koldys, Mark
Star Wars.
Pro Musica Sana, 5, No. 3 (1977), p. 4-6.

Number of People : 1


 1977

Clarisse, Patrick
Cina-disques : John Williams.
Amis du Film, Cinema et Television (Brussels), No. 251 (Apr. 1977), p. 20-21.

Number of People : 1


 1977

Simels, Steve
"Star Wars" : the Soundtrack.
Stereo Review, 39 (Sep. 1977), p. 95.

Number of People : 1


 1977

Cook, Page
The Sound Track.
Films in Review, 28, No. 7 (Aug. -Sep. 1977), p. 422-24, 426.
       Note: concerns William's score for "Star Wars," with additional references to music by Miklos Rozsa.

Number of People : 1


 1976

Anderson, Ruth
Contemporary American composers
A biographical dictionary
1st ed.
Boston: G. K. Hall, 1976, 513 p.

Number of People : 3,758


 1976

Thompson, Kenneth
Why "Jaws" Scores
Films Illustrated (London), 5 (Apr. 1976), p. 318.

Number of People : 1


 1976

Caps, John
John Williams : Scoring the Film Whole.
Film Music Notebook, 2, No. 3 (1976), p. 19-25.

Number of People : 1


 1975

Tynan, John
John Williams.
BMI: The Many Worlds of Music, (Spring 1975), p. 42-43.

Number of People : 1


 1975

Littman, Bill
"Jaws" : Music to Digest By.
Gore Creatures, No. 24 (Oct. 1975), p. 33-36.

Number of People : 1


 1974

Limbacher, James L.
Film music : from violins to video
Compiled and edited by James L. Limbacher
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1974

Number of People : 4,664


 1974

Rosner, Helmut
Bulling, Burchard
Frank, Paul
Noetzel, Florian
Kurzgefasstes Tonkunstler Lexikon
Fortfuhrt von Burchard Bulling, Florian Noetzel, Helmut Rosner
Wilhelmshaven: Heinrichshofen, 1974
       Note: Zweiter Teil: Erganzungen und Erweiterungen seit 1937

Number of People : 16,276


 1974

Bull, Storm
Index to biographies of contemporary composers
Vol. II
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1974, 567 p.

Number of People : 6,198


 1971

Bohlander, Carlo
Holler, Karl Heinz
Reclams Jazzfuhrer
Von Carlo Bohlander und Karl Heinz Holler
Stuttgart: Philipp Reclam, 1971, 991 p.

Number of People : 1,780


 1966

Feather, Leonard
Lewis, John
The encyclopedia of jazz in the sixties
Foreword by John Lewis
New York: Horizon Press, 1966

Number of People : 1,137


 1963

Pugliasa, Roberto
John Towner Williams, l'extratarrestre.
Filmcritica (Rome), 34, No. 333 (Apr. 1963), p. 164-73.
       Note: includes filmography and discography.

Number of People : 1


 1960

Feather, Leonard
Goodman, Benny
Hammond, John
Ellington, Duke
The new edition of the encyclopedia of jazz
Completely revised, enlarged and brought up to date
Appreciations by Duke Ellington, Benny Goodman and John Hammond
New York: Horizon Press, 1960

Number of People : 1,945


 undated

Hume, Paul
Close Encounters with the Music of the Spheres.
The Washington Post, Arts/Entertainment Section, p. L1, L14

Number of People : 1


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