John (Towner) Williams

John Williams (1932)

Nationality: American
Born: February 8, 1932, Floral Park, New York (age 85)
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Air and Simple Gifts

(for clarinet, violin, cello and piano)
Composed: 2009 (age 76-77)
Duration: 5 minutes (approximately)
Note: Arrangement by Williams. Original melody by Joseph Brackett
3 recordings, 3 videos
5:01
McGill, Perlman, Ma, Montero
3:06
King Singers (choral)
3:13
Simple Gifts from Appalachian Spring, Aaron Copland (orchestral)