This past Sunday, June 21, John conducted his Passion of the Christ Oratorio for its Czech premiere at the 57th Smetana’s Litomysl Festival. Attended by over 1,200 people, the music was performed by the Brno Philharmonic Orchestra and featured included soprano Alžběta Poláčková, mezzosoprano Lisbeth Scott, and tenor Aleš Briscein, as well as world renowned flautist, Pedro Eustache. Click here for more details and photos!
Posted June 24, 2015
Texas Rising, the upcoming History Channel miniseries directed by Roland Joffe, has been expanded from six episode to ten episodes, according to Variety. John is currently writing music for the series with fellow composer Bruce Broughton. The miniseries will start airing on May 25.
Posted April 15, 2015
John’s acclaimed Passion of the Christ Symphony will be performed on March 21 in Cordoba, Spain. Featured soloists include original performers Lisbeth Scott and Pedro Eustach, and the concert will be conducted by longtime Debney collaborator Kevin Kaska.
Posted March 17, 2015
The score album for John’s music to The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water will be released by Varese Sarabande Records. It will be available digitally on March 24, and then physically released on March 31.
Posted March 17, 2015
John has written the music for The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water which opened in theaters this past weekend at #1 at the box office! Check out photos from the scoring session here.
Posted February 9, 2015
La-La Land Records has just released an expanded 10th Anniversary limited edition soundtrack to John’s Oscar-nominated score to The Passion of the Christ. The 2-disc set features over two hours of music, as well as detailed liner notes with new comments by John and director Mel Gibson.
Posted December 2, 2014
The soundtrack album to Stonehearst Asylum has been released by Lakeshore Records! You can listen to some audio samples and purchase the album here.
Posted October 14, 2014
An exclusive interview with John has been posted today on the Music Times website. In the article, John discusses his work on the new Houdini miniseries now airing on the History Channel, as well as much more!
Posted September 2, 2014
The two-part miniseries event Houdini airs tonight on the History Channel. Featuring original music by John Debney, the two-night event features Adrian Brody as the world-famous magician.
Posted September 1, 2014
The trailer for Stoneheart Asylum has been released! Featuring music by John Debney, the psychological thriller was directed by Brad Anderson (The Call) and stars Kate Beckinsale, Michael Caine, Ben Kingsley, Brendan Gleeson, and Jim Sturgess. The film will be released on October 24th.
Posted August 1, 2014