What do Jaws, Harry Potter and E.T. have in common? Their iconic scores were all written by the incredible John Williams! Here are 10 of his most well known scores and just a few of the major awards he's won for them!
Grammy, Golden Globe, BAFTA and Oscar winner
Oscar, Golden Globe, BAFTA and 3 Grammy winner
Golden Globe and Oscar nominations, 2 Grammy wins
Raiders of the Lost Arc, 1981
Grammy winner, Oscar nominations
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, 1982
Golden Globe, Oscar and BAFTA winner, 5 Grammy nominations (3 wins)
Home Alone, 1990
Grammy and double Oscar nominations
Oscar and double Grammy nominations
Jurassic Park, 1993
Schindler's List, 1993
Golden Globe, Oscar, Grammy and BAFTA winner
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, 2001
Oscar nominations and double Grammy nominations
What do you think?
Are there any composers that have this sort of resume? John WIlliams has proved not only in his awards but in the music itself that he is an incredible composer! Let's hope he continues to make more awesome music!