John Williams

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Williams is known for his wide-ranging approach to repertory, which includes appearances playing electric rock guitar and international music.
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Discography

Year Album Label AllMusic Rating User Ratings
Spanish Guitar
1970 Spanish Guitar Polygram
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Changes
1971 Changes CBS Records
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Rhapsody
1974 Rhapsody CBS Records
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Height Below
1975 Height Below Fly Records
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John Williams and Friends
1976 John Williams and Friends Sony Music Distribution
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Best Friends
1978 Best Friends RCA
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Travelling
1978 Travelling Cube
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Bridges
1979 Bridges Lotus
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Cavatina
1979 Cavatina Cube
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Boccherini: Guitar Quintets; Guastavino: Jeromita Linares
1980 Boccherini: Guitar Quintets; Guastavino: Jeromita Linares CBS Records
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Plays Patrick Gowers
1981 Plays Patrick Gowers Columbia
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Echoes of Spain: Albeniz
1981 Echoes of Spain: Albeniz Sony Classical
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The Guitar is the Song: A Folksong Collection
1983 The Guitar is the Song: A Folksong Collection CBS Records
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Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez; Fantasia Para un Gentilhombre
1985 Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez; Fantasia Para un Gentilhombre CBS Records
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Four Lute Suites of Johann Sebastian Bach
1986 Four Lute Suites of Johann Sebastian Bach Sony Music Distribution
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Echoes of London
1986 Echoes of London CBS Masterworks / CBS Records / Columbia
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John Williams plays Paul Hart Concerto for Guitar & Jazz Orchestra
1987 John Williams plays Paul Hart Concerto for Guitar & Jazz Orchestra Sony Music Distribution
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Fragments of a Dream
1987 Fragments of a Dream CBS Masterworks / CBS Records
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The Witches of Eastwick [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
1987 The Witches of Eastwick [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Perseverance
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Spanish Guitar Favorites [London]
1989 Spanish Guitar Favorites [London] London
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Guitar Concertos
1989 Guitar Concertos CBS Records
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Rodrigo Concertos and Albeniz Pieces
1989 Rodrigo Concertos and Albeniz Pieces CBS Records
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Concierto de Aranjuez
1989 Concierto de Aranjuez Sony Music Distribution
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Spirit of the Guitar: Music of the Americas
1989 Spirit of the Guitar: Music of the Americas CBS Records
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Leyenda
1990 Leyenda CBS Masterworks / Sony Classical
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Duo: Paganini & Giuliani
1990 Duo: Paganini & Giuliani CBS Records
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The Great Guitar Concertos
1990 The Great Guitar Concertos CBS Masterworks / CBS Records
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Bach, Handel, Marcello: Concertos
1990 Bach, Handel, Marcello: Concertos CBS Records
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The Baroque Album
1990 The Baroque Album Sony Classical
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CBS Masterworks Dinner Classics: A Taste of Spain
1991 CBS Masterworks Dinner Classics: A Taste of Spain CBS Masterworks / CBS Records
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John Williams plays Vivaldi Concertos
1991 John Williams plays Vivaldi Concertos Sony Classical
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Takemitsu played by John Williams
1991 Takemitsu played by John Williams Sony Music Distribution
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Takemitsu: To the Edge of a Dream and Other Works
1992 Takemitsu: To the Edge of a Dream and Other Works Sony Music Distribution
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Latin American Guitar Music
1992 Latin American Guitar Music Sony Classical Essential Classics / Sony Classical
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Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez; Fantasia para un Gentilhombre
1992 Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez; Fantasia para un Gentilhombre Sony Music Distribution
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Iberia: Granados, Rodrigo, Llobet
1992 Iberia: Granados, Rodrigo, Llobet CBS Records / Sony Classical
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Together Again: Julian Bream, John Williams
1993 Together Again: Julian Bream, John Williams RCA
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Together: Julian Bream, John Williams
1993 Together: Julian Bream, John Williams RCA
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The Seville Concert
1994 The Seville Concert Sony Classical
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The Art of the Guitar
1994 The Art of the Guitar Legacy
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Together: Ultimate Collection
1994 Together: Ultimate Collection Sony Music Distribution
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From Australia
1995 From Australia Sony Music Distribution
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Progress Report
1995 Progress Report Star Song Communications
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Great Paraguayan: John Williams plays Barrios
1995 Great Paraguayan: John Williams plays Barrios Sony Classical
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Virtuoso Guitar
1995 Virtuoso Guitar Legacy
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Harvey: Concerto Antico; Gray: Guitar Concerto
1996 Harvey: Concerto Antico; Gray: Guitar Concerto Sony Classical
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The Mantis and the Moon: Guitar Duets from Around the World
1996 The Mantis and the Moon: Guitar Duets from Around the World Sony Classical
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Guitar Recital
1996 Guitar Recital London
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John Williams Plays The Movies
1996 John Williams Plays The Movies Sony Classical
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Sevilla: Meisterstücke für klassische Gitarre
1996 Sevilla: Meisterstücke für klassische Gitarre
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The Black Decameron
1997 The Black Decameron Sony Classical
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The Guitarist John Williams
1998 The Guitarist John Williams Sony Music Distribution
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Giuliani: Guitar Concerto; Schubert: "Arpeggione" Sonata
1999 Giuliani: Guitar Concerto; Schubert: "Arpeggione" Sonata Sony Classical
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Guitar Virtuoso: 500 Years of Class Guitar
2000 Guitar Virtuoso: 500 Years of Class Guitar Mastersong
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Gitarrenmusik aus Lateinamerika
2000 Gitarrenmusik aus Lateinamerika
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Bream, Williams: Duos de Guitares
2001 Bream, Williams: Duos de Guitares RCA Red Seal
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Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez; Dodgson: Concerto for Guitar and Small Orchestra
2001 Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez; Dodgson: Concerto for Guitar and Small Orchestra Sony Music
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English Guitar Music
2001 English Guitar Music Sony Classical
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The Magic Box
2002 The Magic Box Sony Classical
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Bach: Lute Suites
2002 Bach: Lute Suites Sony Classical
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John Williams Plays Baroque
2002 John Williams Plays Baroque
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Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez; Fantasía para un genitlhombre; Dodgson: Concerto for Guitar and Small Orchestra; Part
2002 Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez; Fantasía para un genitlhombre; Dodgson: Concerto for Guitar and Small Orchestra; Part
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Gitarre zum Geniessen
2002 Gitarre zum Geniessen
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John Williams Plays Bach
2002 John Williams Plays Bach Sony Music Distribution
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Guitare Classique
2003 Guitare Classique
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500 Years of Guitar
2003 500 Years of Guitar Acrobat Music / Fabulous
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El Diablo Suelto: Guitar Music of Venezuela
2003 El Diablo Suelto: Guitar Music of Venezuela Sony Classical
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Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez; Fantasía para un gentilhombre; Villa-Lobos: Concerto for Guitar
2003 Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez; Fantasía para un gentilhombre; Villa-Lobos: Concerto for Guitar Sony Classical
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Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez; Fantasia Para un Gentilhombre
2004 Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez; Fantasia Para un Gentilhombre Sony Classical
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Spanish Guitar: Passion & Fire
2005 Spanish Guitar: Passion & Fire Deja Vu
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The Raven
2006 The Raven Compass
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Welcome Back
2006 Welcome Back Pony Canyon Records
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Places Between - Live in Dublin
2006 Places Between - Live in Dublin Sony Music Distribution
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España: Meisterstücke für klassische Gitarre
2006 España: Meisterstücke für klassische Gitarre
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The Art of the Guitar
2008 The Art of the Guitar DM Digital
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John Williams X2: Spanish Guitar Favourites / The Baroque Album
2009 John Williams X2: Spanish Guitar Favourites / The Baroque Album Sony Classical / Sony Classics
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The Beginning of a Legend
2010 The Beginning of a Legend IDIS
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Isaac Albeniz, Enrique Granados: Spanish Guitar Music
2011 Isaac Albeniz, Enrique Granados: Spanish Guitar Music Sony Classical
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The Beginning of a Legend, Vol. 2
2011 The Beginning of a Legend, Vol. 2 IDIS
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The Art of Guitar
2011 The Art of Guitar Essential Media
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The Guitar Artistry of John Williams
2011 The Guitar Artistry of John Williams Essential Media
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From a Bird
2011 From a Bird Camerata Records
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Splendeurs de la Guitare Espagnole: Albeniz, Granados, Rodrigo
2012 Splendeurs de la Guitare Espagnole: Albeniz, Granados, Rodrigo Sony Classical
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The Spanish Guitar Anthology
2013 The Spanish Guitar Anthology Sony Classical
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Stepping Stones
2013 Stepping Stones JCW Records
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Concerto
2014 Concerto JCW Records
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Spanish Dreams
2015 Spanish Dreams Sony Classical
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Guitar Magician
2015 Guitar Magician Alto / Musical Concepts
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John Williams plays Two Guitar Concertos: Rodrigo - Fantasía para un Gentilhombre; Dodgson: Concerto for Guitar and C
2015 John Williams plays Two Guitar Concertos: Rodrigo - Fantasía para un Gentilhombre; Dodgson: Concerto for Guitar and C Columbia
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Julian and John 2
2015 Julian and John 2 RCA Red Seal
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Julian & John
2015 Julian & John RCA Red Seal
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Giuliani: Guitar Concerto in A major; Vivaldi: Guitar Concertos in D major and A major
2015 Giuliani: Guitar Concerto in A major; Vivaldi: Guitar Concertos in D major and A major Columbia
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Virtuoso Music for Guitar
2015 Virtuoso Music for Guitar Columbia
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John Williams plays Guitar Music from England, Japan, Brazil, Venezuela, Argentina & Mexico
2015 John Williams plays Guitar Music from England, Japan, Brazil, Venezuela, Argentina & Mexico Columbia
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John Williams & Peter Hurford play Bach
2015 John Williams & Peter Hurford play Bach Sony Classical
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Paganini: Guitar Trio; Haydn: Guitar Quartet
2015 Paganini: Guitar Trio; Haydn: Guitar Quartet Columbia
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Music for Guitar and Harpsichord
2015 Music for Guitar and Harpsichord Columbia
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Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez; Fantasía para un Gentilhombre
2015 Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez; Fantasía para un Gentilhombre CBS Masterworks
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Previn: Guitar Concerto; Ponce: Concierto del Sur
2015 Previn: Guitar Concerto; Ponce: Concierto del Sur Columbia
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Stevie [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2015 Stevie [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Sony Classical
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Theodorakis: Songs of Freedom
2015 Theodorakis: Songs of Freedom Columbia
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Collaborations
2015 Collaborations Sony Classical
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John Williams plays Spanish Music
2015 John Williams plays Spanish Music Columbia
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More Virtuoso Music for Guitar
2015 More Virtuoso Music for Guitar Columbia
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John Williams plays Music of Agustín Barrios Mangoré
2015 John Williams plays Music of Agustín Barrios Mangoré Columbia
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Manuel Ponce
2015 Manuel Ponce CBS Masterworks
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John Williams plays Bach: The Complete Lute Music on Guitar
2015 John Williams plays Bach: The Complete Lute Music on Guitar Columbia
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Malcolm Arnold: Guitar Concerto, Op. 67; Leo Brouwer: Guitar Concerto
2015 Malcolm Arnold: Guitar Concerto, Op. 67; Leo Brouwer: Guitar Concerto CBS Masterworks
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Gowers: Chamber Concerto; Scarlatti: Six Sonatas
2015 Gowers: Chamber Concerto; Scarlatti: Six Sonatas Columbia
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Julian Bream & John Williams Live
2015 Julian Bream & John Williams Live RCA Red Seal
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Columbia Records presents John Williams
2015 Columbia Records presents John Williams Columbia
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Britten: Songs from the Chinese; Dodgson: Four Poems of John Clare; Elizabethan Songs; Dowland: Pieces for Solo Guitar
2015 Britten: Songs from the Chinese; Dodgson: Four Poems of John Clare; Elizabethan Songs; Dowland: Pieces for Solo Guitar Columbia
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Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Guitar Concerto, Op. 99; Dodgson: Guitar Concerto No. 2; Arnold: Serenade for Guitar & Strings
2015 Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Guitar Concerto, Op. 99; Dodgson: Guitar Concerto No. 2; Arnold: Serenade for Guitar & Strings Columbia
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Virtuoso Variations for Guitar
2015 Virtuoso Variations for Guitar Columbia
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Two Favorite Guitar Concertos: Rodrigo - Concierto de Aranjez; Castelnuovo-Tedesco - Concerto in D
2015 Two Favorite Guitar Concertos: Rodrigo - Concierto de Aranjez; Castelnuovo-Tedesco - Concerto in D Columbia
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The Art of John Williams Guitar Recital, Vol. 1
2015 The Art of John Williams Guitar Recital, Vol. 1 Hallmark
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On the Wing
2017 On the Wing John Williams
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Stephen Goss: The Flower of Cities; Phillip Houghton: The Light on the Edge
2018 Stephen Goss: The Flower of Cities; Phillip Houghton: The Light on the Edge JCW Records
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John Williams plays Bach: The Complete Lute Music on Guitar; Transcriptions
2018 John Williams plays Bach: The Complete Lute Music on Guitar; Transcriptions Sony Classical
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Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez; Villa-Lobos: Concerto for Guitar and Small Orchestra
Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez; Villa-Lobos: Concerto for Guitar and Small Orchestra CBS Masterworks / CBS Records / Masterworks
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Fragmentos de un Sueño
Fragmentos de un Sueño Sony Music Distribution
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John Willams: The Beginning of a Legend, Vol. 3
John Willams: The Beginning of a Legend, Vol. 3 IDIS
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Ct Vln/Ct Flt
Ct Vln/Ct Flt Varèse Sarabande
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