#FlashBackFriday has us reliving a musical threshold when John Williams and conducted the Boston Pops Orchestra for the first time. In this encore broadcast of Evening at Pops from 1980, May the Force be with you, John Williams!, the maesto might be visited and upstaged by Star Wars droids R2D2 and C-3PO.

Take an aural stroll down memory lane tonight at 9pm on WGBH 2