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  • Jazz Piano score - 'Clouds and Life' - May 2017
    A new jazz piano score & recording have been added to Ian's online profile at Free-scores.com  
    The track can also be found on Ian's
    Soundcloud profile.




     
  • Short Film - 'Reflections at Midnight '- April 2017
    A short film to enhance a jazz piano soundtrack.




     
  • Jazz Piano score - 'Reflections at Midnight' - April 2017
    A new jazz piano score has been added to Ian's online profile at
    Free-scores.com - Over 300 scores have been downloaded since last November - Ian would like to thank everyone for their interest in his music. The track can also be found on Ian's Soundcloud profile.



     
     
  • New Piano Music & Short Film - 'Tristezza del chiaro di luna' - August 2016



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  • Jazz Piano Concert at Nicholas' Church, Harwich - Sunday 12th June 2016
    A concert that celebrated the Queen's 90th Birthday
    The programme included well known songs by George Gershwin, Cole Porter and Jerome Kern.

     

                                                                        Ian Harris - piano
  • Film Screening in Venice - 25th May 2016
    Winter Clouds At Crowfield has been selected for inclusion in the Francesco Pasinetti Video Festival 2016. Ian's film will be screened at the Casa del Cinema on Wedneday 25th May at 17:00, in a programme comprising of 17 films.



    La Casa del Cinema opened in 2008 and is designed to accommodate the activities of the Pasinetti video library. Located on the ground floor of a wing of Palazzo Mocenigo where, on the first floor, already operating for some years are the offices of the Circuit City Cinema. The new structure is intended to enrich the programming of the Pasinetti video library e.g. classics in their original version with subtitles, exhibitions of art films, film and video productions. The Casa del Cinema also has ten individual workstations for the consultation of the film heritage (over 10,000 titles) and inventory of the library (books and film magazines), as well as an exhibition space for photographic exhibitions.



     
  • New music added to Soundcloud - April 2016



    9 electro-acoustic soundtracks have been uploaded to Ian's
    Soundcloud profile. This collection of works from 2004, not previously available, shows Ian's interest in the combination of music fragments and electronically generated abstract sounds, to create soundtracks for imaginary films or installations.



     
  • Recital & Service at St Nicholas' Church, Harwich - Sunday 28th February 2016
    As part of a special service at St Nicholas' Church, on the theme of 'sudden bereavement', Ian performed six of his own piano compositions at key moments during the hour long service, to enhance the theme of reflection. The service began at 5pm and Ian played the first two of his compositions just before the start at 4.45pm.

    Winter Clouds At Crowfield - Ian Harris
    L’espoir d’été - Ian Harris
    December Light At Iken - Ian Harris
    Fall Of The Last Barrier - Debbie Wiseman
    Je vois l’océan - Ian Harris
    Elegy - Ian Harris
    When Summer Ends - Ian Harris






     
  • Radio Broadcasts in the USA & Canada - 2016
    Music from Ian's album 'The Journey's Threads' will be broadcast soon on the following radio stations
    in the USA and Canada.


    WESU 88.1 FM - International Music Hour
    BM Radio Toronto





     
  • New Piano Music - September 2015
    Several of Ian's new pieces for piano written this year are now available to listen to on
    Jango - Free Internet Radio, tracks include December Light At Iken & When Summer Ends.





     
  • The Journey's Threads - new CD release - September 2014

    Classical and Jazz fuse in this ethereal vocal and instrumental music. 7 new pieces of music featuring the counter tenor voice of Daniel Tucker and the violin playing of Michael Peck, combined with the piano, classical guitar, vocals and electronics of Ian Harris. An album that moves from breathtaking simplicity to dazzling virtuosity.




    Ian Harris
    - piano, classical guitar, vocals & electronics

    Daniel Tucker - counter tenor
    Michael Peck - violin

    "elite and polished"
    Kelly O’Neil, Review You  

    “the overall impression left by this work is that of beauty”
    Dan MacIntosh, Review You

    “musical craftsmanship and thoughtfulness”
    Alex Henderson, Review You


    Read Full Reviews


    BUY CD at cdbaby



    BUY MP3's at iTunes





     
  • Concert at St Nicholas' Church Harwich - Saturday 6th September 2014
    Supporting the work of the
    Tearfund - Featuring local musicians who gave their time to this worthwhile charity. Musicians included a violinist, singers, guitarists and pianists. Ian performed his own arrangement of a Prélude by Maurice Ravel, followed by three film themes.


    Ian performing a Prélude by Ravel - photograph© Ian Harris 2014


  • Film Screening at the Deep Fried Film Festival, Scotland - August 2013
    The Song Of The Trees was one of 15 films screened continuously on a loop throught the festival
    which ran from (10th-17th August)






     
  • Film Screening at the 10th Francesco Pasinetti Video Competition 2013 - Venice
    The Song Of The Trees / Il canto degli alberi  was screened on 31st May
    at the
    Monastery Of Carmini in Venice, in a programme of music videos.





     
  • Film Screening at 8th Magmart International Video Art Festival 2013 - Naples
    Magmart VideoArt Festival





     
  • New Music - November 2012
    Three new works
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    'La Serenissima' for classical guitar,
    Inspired by several visits to Venice over the years, capturing the essence and duality of this beautiful city. Click on above link for an MP3 excerpt, and link below to view the full score.



    Time Threads
    for two pianos
    Michael Tippett meets J.S. Bach, a subtle exchange of ideas inspired by these two composers from different centuries



    &
    Child Of Wisdom  for choir
    Music written for Christmas
    Click on link below to view the full score.






     
  • British Music Collection Open Day - 19 November 2012
    Sound and Music and the University of Huddersfield will be hosting an Open Day for the British Music Collection during the Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival on Monday 19th Nov.

    please follow link to Ian's profile at the
    British Music Collection , where details of Ian's work Cloud Garden can be viewed.



     
  • Radio Broadcast on Radio Orange Vienna - 3rd June 2012
    Two tracks from Ian's CD the
    Wisdom Of Winter were broadcast in a programme entitled 
    "Das Private ist politisch!"-"The personal is political".
    The podcast can be downloaded
    here





     
  • Adagio - Classical Guitar and Film event in Harwich - Sat 31 March 2012
    Classical Guitar - Ian Harris
    music from Spain, Italy, Germany, Brazil, Argentina and the UK, included
    the first performance of Ian's pieces
    El Verano Espanol and Soleil d'avril

    and a screening of Monet's Dream


    Ian performs Milonga del Angel by Astor Piazzolla - still
    from event video © Ian Harris 
    full programme details


     


     
     
  • Film Screening in Venice - May 2011
    Francesco Pasinetti Video Competition 2011
    Ian was selected as a finalist in the Francesco Pasinetti Video Competition 2011.
    Mayavada was screened in Venice on Saturday 21 May 2011.



     

     
  • Film Screening in Italy - March 2011
    The 6th Magmart International VideoArt Festival
    The Snow Ship & Mayavada were screened online during the festival.





      
  • Film Screening in London - October 2010
    Monet's Dream & The Elephant & The Ship were screened at Music Orbit Series 2 - film and live improvised music event at Chelsea Theatre on Thursday 14 October 2010 - event details: Music Orbit
    musicians:
    Joel Bell - electric guitar
    Ben Crawley - vocals
    Steve Beresford - various toy instruments
    Dominic Murcott - laptop
    Shima Kobayashi - harmonica
    Torbjörn Hultmark - trumpet

  • © Vital Sign Productions
    still from 'The Elephant and The Ship' with Shima Kobayashi