Photo of John Williams in a well-appointed room by Matthew Cavanaugh for The Boston Globe
"Star Wars" is one of more than 100 film scores he’s written, and with 45 Oscar nominations, he is the second-most nominated person after Walt Disney. This month John Williams is celebrating 30 years with the Boston Pops with a four night film-music series played by the Pops at Symphony Hall.
What the Oil Spill Means for Florida
Oil has been pouring into the Gulf of Mexico since an oil rig exploded last month. The rig was leased by BP, which has been trying to cap the well and stem the flow of petroleum. Meanwhile, Gulf Coast communities are watching and waiting to see what impact the spill will have on their beaches and their economies. We’ll assess the threat to Florida and talk about the ocean currents that will determine where the oil goes.
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