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Anne-Sophie Mutter - John Williams 'Across the Stars' is film music tailor-made for violin / KDFC: The State of the Arts

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KDFC: State of the Arts with Jeff Weyr

Anne-Sophie Mutter says it took chutzpah to ask John Williams to write music specially for her to play, but a request for ‘a few bars' has turned into dozen themes arranged for violin and orchestra that she's included on her new album, Across the Stars, KDFC's Album of the Week. The selections range from the very well known (from the Star Wars saga, and Harry Potter) to some of his scores that are more off-the-beaten path (Cinderella Liberty, Dracula, and Sabrina)

READ THE KDFC: San Francisco 'The State of the Arts' ARTICLE & LISTEN TO THE SEGMENT