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Will Sharpe stars as Mozart in new Sky TV drama series ‘Amadeus’.

‘White Lotus’ actor Will Sharpe to play Mozart in new series ‘Amadeus’

Two musicians played Star Wars outside John Williams’ house

The time two musicians played Star Wars outside John Williams’ house… and had a great surprise

Tár, Maestro and Amadeus – three of the most memorable films about classical music

15 most memorable films about classical music

Prokofiev’s ‘Dance of the Knights’ from Romeo and Juliet is the theme music to The Apprentice.

What’s the classical music in ‘The Apprentice’ and who wrote the now famous TV theme?

John Williams’ 10 greatest movie soundtracks

John Williams’ 10 greatest movie soundtracks

All of John Williams’ record-breaking 54 Oscar nominations so far

All of John Williams’ 54 Oscar nominations so far – including five wins

Top film music

Howard Shore Conductor: Howard Shore Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra Soloists: Enya Record label: REPRISE Catalogue ID: 9362 Warner

Schindler's List - Theme artwork

Schindler's List - Theme John Williams Conductor: Kirill Karabits Ensemble: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Soloists: Nicola Benedetti Record label: DECCA Catalogue ID: 478 3529

John Williams (b.1932 : U.S.A) Conductor: John Williams Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra Record label: SONY Catalogue ID: SK 62788

John Barry (1933-2011 : England) Conductor: Paul Bateman Ensemble: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Record label: Third Party Catalogue ID: CFMCD 46

John Barry (1933-2011 : England) Conductor: David Arnold Ensemble: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Record label: Third Party Catalogue ID: CFMCD 46

Pirates of the Caribbean - Theme artwork

Pirates of the Caribbean - Theme Klaus Badelt (b.1967 : Germany) Conductor: Carl Davis Ensemble: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra Record label: Naxos Catalogue ID: 8 572111

Chariots of Fire - Theme artwork

Chariots of Fire - Theme Vangelis (b. 1943 : Greece) Conductor: David Parry Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra Record label: LPO Live Catalogue ID: LPO 0063