Ivan has a large output of small vocal and instrumental solos, pieces for schools (choirs, orchestras and the classroom) and works for various amateur choirs and bands.
The following is a selection of his major works:-
· “Irish Rhapsody” for Accordion Orchestra, published by Hohner
· “Harmony” – a major work for adult and children's choirs with orchestra. (The culmination of a year's work as Composer in Residence for Ballymena District Partnership)
· “Greenfingers” – signature tune and incidental music for B.B.C. Television gardening series.
· “Death on the Retreat” – signature tune and incidental music for documentary on B.B.C. Television on heart disease.
· “Song Cycle on the Poetry of Moira O'Neil”
· “The City of the Seven Towers ”, commissioned by Ballymena Council for the opening of its music festival.
· “Catch of the Day” – signature tune and incidental music of a B.B.C. Television series.
· “Documentary on Ian Paisley” – signature tune and incidental music for B.B.C. Television.
· “Henri” – Music for B.B.C. Television drama.
· “Incidental music for a Charlie Chaplin film”, for Ulster Folk Museum .
· “Castle Carra” and “ Birr Castle ” – test pieces for N.I.B.A. at Ulster Hall, Belfast .
· “W.H. Marshall” – incidental music for Downtown Radio.
· “Bright Lights” – for Downtown Radio.
· “Caring for the Countryside” – documentary for National Trust.
· “M.V. Princess Victoria” – commissioned by Larne Borough Council and Dumfries and Galloway District Council to commemorate the Princess Victoria.
· Background piano music for Charlie Chaplin films, for the Ulster Folk Museum.
· Special Jazz Arangements for a Phil Coulter Recording Session.
· "A Hush Song" - Specially composed and Arranged for the King's Chorale.
· "Everyone Sang" - A commission from Dungannon Choral Society to celebrate their 75th Anniversary.
For your wedding or special event, why not commission Ivan to compose a special piece of music for the occasion?
click to stop music ~ "The Woodlark ", sung by Ivan's wife, Hilary.