Film composer John Debney visited the Santa Monica offices of Mel Gibson's
Icon Films yesterday where he was presented with a Gold Record for his Sony
Classical/Integrity Music soundtrack to the #1 film, The Passion of the
Pictured (L-R): Danny McGuffey, Chief Marketing Officer, Integrity
Music; John Debney, composer; Stephen McEveety, Soundtrack Executive
Producer; Chris Thomason, Senior VP & GM, Integrity Label Group.
Debney will be honored July 11-16 in Italy by the Ischia International
Academy at the Global Film & Music Fest with a Legends Award for his
contributions to the film's continuing International success. The composer
then will conduct "Music From And Inspired by The Passion of the Christ
Tour" launching this Fall and continuing into Easter 2005. The tour is
being presented by Metropolitan Talent Management, LLC and Icon Productions
and is being booked by Creative Artists Agencies (CAA) in Nashville. The
multimedia presentation will be to a visual backdrop, designed by
award-winning production designer Wendall Harrington, including scenes from
the box office smash.