Julian Bennett Holmes

Biography

Julian Bennett Holmes was born in Brooklyn, New York, in 1991. He studies music composition with Lowell Liebermann at Mannes College. As a teenager, he toured internationally, playing drums in experimental rock bands. View CV.

Contact

Please write to jbh@beautifulrecords.org.

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Upcoming Performances

Adam Kramer and Ariela Bohrod will give the premiere performance of my Sonata for Viola & Piano at Mannes College on Sunday, April 12th at 7:30pm, in Goldmark Hall.

(There will also be a performance, in the Mannes College Concert Hall, on Friday, April 10th, at 8pm. Both concerts are free and open to the public.)

Works (Scores available upon request.)

Cover of the Sonata for Viola & Piano.

Sonata for Viola & Piano (2014)

Duration Approximately thirteen minutes.

Premiere 12 April 2015, at the Mannes College Concert Hall, by Adam Kramer and Ariela Bohrod.

Commisioned by Adam Kramer.

Cover of the Missa brevis.

Missa brevis (2014)

For three soprani, basso, chorus, and organ.

Duration Approximately ten minutes.

Premiere 20 June 2014, at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Brooklyn, NY, by Matthew Oltman conducting Choral Chameleon.

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(Live recording from the premiere performance.)

Cover of the String Quartet.

String Quartet (2014)

Duration Approximately eighteen minutes.

Cover of the Piano Sonata.

Piano Sonata (2013)

Duration Approximately eighteen minutes.

Premiere 18 February 2014, at Mannes College, by Daniel Colalillo.

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(Live recording from the premiere performance.)

Cover of the Rhapsody.

Rhapsody on an Original Theme (2013)

For SATB chorus a capella.

Duration Approximately six minutes.

Premiere 11 June 2013, at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Brooklyn, NY, by Vince Peterson conducting Choral Chameleon.

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(Live recording from the premiere performance.)

Cover of the Impromptu.

Impromptu for Piano & Orchestra (2013)

Duration Approximately six minutes.

Cover of the Quartet.

Quartet for Violin, Clarinet, Bassoon & Piano (2013)

Duration Approximately ten minutes.

Premiere 6 May 2013, at Brooklyn College, by Wieslawa Zarkowska, Ato Noel, Kenny Advocat, and Boris Lemeshev.

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Cover of the Violin Sonata.

Sonata for Violin & Piano (2012)

Duration Approximately twelve minutes.

Premiere 8 May 2012, at Mannes College, by Ye Byeol Lee & Jae Kyo Han.

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(2014 studio recording by Ye Byeol Lee & Jae Kyo Han.)

Preview of Mozart's Pedal Tones.

Pedal Tones in Mozart’s Le nozze di Figaro, Act II, Finale (2012)

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