From: Seattle, Washington. LA Opera: He joins the Domingo-Colburn-Stein Young Artist Program in the 2024/25 season.

Julian Garvue is a collaborative pianist who has performed and recorded in genres ranging from classical to pop, and has performed at jazz clubs on both coasts of the US.

After graduating from the Eastman School of Music with a double bachelor's degree in Jazz Piano and Music Theory, Julian had a diverse freelancing career in Brooklyn, New York, where he worked in such capacities as an accompanist for Columbia University's Musical Theatre program, choral pianist for Highbridge Voices in the Bronx, choir teacher for the Harmony Program in the Bronx, and ballet pianist for Alden Moves Dance Studio. From 2017 to 2018, he worked as an ArtistYear Americorps Fellow at PS 143Q in Corona, Queens, NY, where he taught music to over 500 elementary school students. Julian is also an accomplished composer.

In 2024, he earned a Performance Diploma from Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, studying with Kevin Murphy. Julian took third place in the 2018 Spheres of a Genius Composition Competition and has served as a pianist and coach with organizations including the Continuo IU Opera Theater, SongFest, and Highbridge Voices. He has received notable scholarships including the IU Jacobs School of Music - Mark Sudeith Collaborative Piano Scholarship, SongFest 2019 - Colburn Foundation full scholarship, and Eastman School of Music 2012-2016 Lois Rogers Scholarship.