Joseph Julian Gonzalez is a composer of music for award-winning Films, TV shows, stage productions and concerts. Read More…





Movie Guide Awards 2016 - Ancient Roads from Christ to Constantine Nominated

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Ancient Roads from Christ to Constantine has been nominated for the Epiphany Prize of $100,000 for most inspiring TV show. We’ll walk the red carpet at Universal Studios. Looking forward to sharing the experience. Read More…

Misa Azteca Lecture- San Diego State University, March 3rd, 2016

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Joseph Julian Gonzalez has once again been asked to speak at SDSU about his life and work as a composer for Film, TV and the Concert Stage. Join us for this inspirational and entertaining retrospective on his artistic journey.

EAST OF SALINAS to air on PBS’ Independent Lens, December 28, 2015 at 10pm.

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East of Salinas is a story about immigration, childhood, and circumstance. With little support at home, Salinas, California third grader José Ansaldo often turns to his teacher, Oscar Ramos, once a migrant farm kid himself. Oscar helps José imagine a future beyond the lettuce fields where his parents work. But José was born in Mexico — and he's on the cusp of understanding the implications of that. As we watch this play out, we begin to understand the cruelty of circumstance — for José and many millions of migrant kids like him. East of Salinas asks: What is lost when kids like José are denied opportunities?

Children of GIANT Score recorded with the Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra

We travelled all the way to Bulgaria to record the score for Children of GIANT. Check out the video below to see the recording of the Opening Theme. Read More…

Misa Azteca Performance- Rogue Valley Chorale, Medford, Oregon/ March 12th & 13th, 2016

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Composer, Joseph Julian Gonzalez, will be onstage to introduce his composition MISA AZTECA and speak about the inspiration and the use of Aztec rhythms and poetry in this epic oratorio. This will be followed by a performance by the 100 voice Rogue Valley Chorale. Read More…

Imagen Award Winner- Children of Giant

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Children of Giant won the 2015 Imagen Award for Best Documentary Feature. The awards were held in Los Angeles at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion on August 21, 2015. Happy to be part of this fantastic team! Read more…

Ancient Roads from Christ to Constantine Soundtrack to be Released

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One of our latest projects is a brilliant 6-part series called Ancient Roads from Christ to Constantine. The soundtrack is to be released within the next few months, so check back here for future updates. Read More…

Latino Americans Wins The 2014 Peabody Award

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We are proud to announce that a recent project we worked on has received the 2014 Peabody Award. It is the first major documentary series for television to chronicle the rich and varied history and experiences of Latinos in helping shape the United States. Read More…

Misa Azteca Performed in Rome

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On October 26th, 2014, Misa Azteca was performed to a packed audience at the Vatican sponsored event, Festival Musica E Arte Sacra. One of only two living composers selected to be represented at this prestigious festival, Misa Azteca once again brought down the house. Read More…

How to Reach Me

Gonzalez is represented by:
Soundtrack Music Associates

1460 4th St., Suite 308
Santa Monica CA 90401
(310) 260-1023
Or just reach me directly here.