John brings his Passion Oratorio symphony concert to Poland in honor of Poland’s 1050 anniversary of Christianity and Pope Francis’ visit


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 to be featured speaker at Annual NRB International Christian Media Convention and Exposition


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 scores the biblical drama The Young Messiah

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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

John conducts Passion of the Christ Oratorio in Prague


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

The Passion of the Christ 10th Anniversary Soundtrack Released!


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.