Austin Franklin | Composer

“…the ability to create striking effects of togetherness… and a sense of an ending.”

Frank Daykin, New York City Concert Review

“A crucial testament to Franklin’s compositional voice is his ability to unify diverse approaches… in a way that articulates a sum greater than its parts.”

Phillip Schuessler, Special to the Sybaritic Singer


Rhythmic Mosaics for marimba, vibraphone, and electronics

Small Worlds for alto sax, electric guitar, piano, and percussion

Bloom for cello and live electronics

Latest News

World Premiere

Excited for the world premiere of my most recent large scale wind ensemble work, The Clock and the Train, by Southeast Texas Winds & Percussion this Sunday. This is a new professional ensemble based in Southeast Texas and directed by Scott M Deppe, who was the Director of Bands at Lamar while I was a student…