John Debney’s critically acclaimed symphony, The Passion Symphony under the direction of John Debney, will have its Poland premiere June 26th in Lodj, Poland. The concert coincides with the 1050th anniversary of Christianity in Poland and the Pope’s first visit to the country. The Passion Symphony has been performed throughout the world including Los Angeles, CA; New York, NY; Rome, … Read More
John Debney will be a special guest speaker at The Annual NRB International Christian Media Convention and Exposition in Nashville TN which takes place February 23 – 26, 2016. Debney was invited to discuss scoring faith based films including his Oscar nominated, Dove-winning score to The Passion of The Christ and his upcoming film The Young Messiah which opens in … Read More
John Debney is scoring the biblical drama film The Young Messiah. The film, based on the Anne Rice novel “Christ the Lord: Out of Egypt” tells the story of Jesus at age seven as he and his family depart Egypt to return home to Nazareth. Told from his childhood perspective, it follows young Jesus as he grows into his religious … Read More
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 … Read More
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.
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.