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Actors Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher and Harrison Ford on the set of the original Star Wars film. The movie was originally released on May 25, 1977. Sunset Boulevard/Corbis via Getty Images hide caption

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Going Out On A Glissando: BSO Harpist Retires

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Oscar-Nominated Scores: 'Munich,' 'Brokeback'

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Listening to the Movies, Part 2: Fantasy and Fright

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John Williams

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Flanked by composer Leonard Slatkin and soprano Jessye Norman, John Williams takes a bow during his 80th-birthday celebration at Tanglewood in August. Stu Rosner hide caption

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John Williams' Inevitable Themes

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Keith Lockhart conducts the Boston Pops on the 4th of July, 2008. Stu Rosner hide caption

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America's Orchestra: The Boston Pops At 125

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