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Lang Lang performs in front of Sleeping Beauty’s Castle at Disneyland, California.

Lang Lang performs nostalgic piano rendition of Mary Poppins song against Disney Castle backdrop

Composer John Williams

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Elliot Page plays the violin as Vanya Hargreeves in season 1 of The Umbrella Academy.

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Is Austin Butler really singing and playing guitar in his role as rock 'n' roll legend, Elvis Presley?

Is Austin Butler really singing and playing guitar in ‘Elvis’ movie?

Unearthed footage reveals Steven Spielberg and John Williams composing music for E.T. together

Unearthed footage reveals Steven Spielberg and John Williams composing music for E.T. together

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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: 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