ST Margaret’s Church in Ilkley will host a celebration of the film music of John Williams on Saturday, March 10, 2018.

Phoenix Concert Band will perform some of Williams’ best-loved music including Star Wars, Superman, ET and War Horse. The composer has been nominated for an impressive 30 Oscars to date, winning five, with a further nomination this year for his latest Star Wars score.

Phoenix, a large wind orchestra, has made St Margaret’s something of a second home and is delighted to be bringing a whole evening of popular film music to the venue.

Interval proceeds will be donated to Hope Housing, the Bradford-based homelessness charity (

Tickets are available online at or on the door: adults £8, concessions £5 and under 16s free of charge. The event starts at 7.30pm at St Margaret’s Church, Queen’s Road, Ilkley, LS29 9QL.

The Phoenix Concert Band is a large wind orchestra with players from Leeds, Ilkley and the wider West Yorkshire area, led by acclaimed Musical Director Keiron Anderson.

For further details contact: Grainne Slavin, Publicity Officer - Phoenix Concert Band - / 07952 490759