A Chat With John Williams Today's Rose Parade in Pasadena is the 115th version of this annual event. It's happened every single year since 1890. This year, for the first time, a composer will be Grand Marshal of the Rose Parade. Fred Child speaks with the conductor.
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A Chat With John Williams

A Chat With John Williams

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Today's Rose Parade in Pasadena is the 115th version of this annual event. It's happened every single year since 1890. This year, for the first time, a composer will be Grand Marshal of the Rose Parade. Fred Child speaks with the conductor.