Julia Adolphe is a contemporary composer.


6/15/15 – The New York Philharmonic releases its recording of Adolphe’s orchestral work “Dark Sand, Sifting Light” on their new album NYPHIL BIENNIAL 2014 > Available on iTunes, Amazon, Google Play, and Spotify.

2/25/15 – Adolphe receives a commission to write a new viola concerto for the New York Philharmonic and Principal Viola Cynthia Phelps. The work is commissioned by the League of American Orchestras and the New York Philharmonic, Alan Gilbert, Music Director, with generous support from the Virginia B. Toulmin Foundation. Read the announcement from the New York Philharmonic HERE >


3/12/15 – “Footsteps” aria from Donia
Saousan Jarjour, soprano; Nahal Navidar, librettist
Golden Thread Theater
La Peña Cultural Center, Berkeley, CA

4/17/15 – Excerpts from Donia
Newman Recital Hall
USC Thornton School of Music, Los Angeles, CA

4/17-19/15 – Magnetic Etudes
Aron Kallay, piano; People Inside Electronics
Shanahan Center, Harvey Mudd College, Claremont, CA
Neighborhood Unitarian Universalist Church of Pasadena, Pasadena, CA
Keyboard Concepts, Van Nuys, CA

5/3/15 – “Footsteps” aria from Donia
United University Church
USC Thornton School of Music, Los Angeles, CA

8/1/15Veil of Leaves
Pikes Falls Chamber Music Festival
Jamaica Town Hall, Jamaica, VT

9/10/15 through 10/4/15Songs of Our Childhood
A play by Nahal Navidar with music by Julia Adolphe
ReOrient Theatre Festival
San Francisco, CA