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BiographyIan Livingstone is a British Ivor Novello award winning composer, musician and music producer.

He has composed over 100 scores for multi-million selling titles and franchises including Battlefield, Lego, Formula 1, Warhammer, Total War, Batman, Forza, StarTrek, Harry Potter, Disney & Marvel.

Along with his 20 years experience scoring triple A video games Livingstone has also written music for numerous television series such as CNN’s American Dynasties: The Kennedys, Channel 4’s “Big Fat Gypsy Weddings”, and the BBC’s “The Great British Sewing Bee” & “The Repair Shop”, together with contributing songs, music, orchestrations and full scores for movies such as “Harry Potter & The Half Blood Prince”, “The Last Time” (Michael Keaton), “Away” (Juno Temple, Timothy Spall), “The Messenger” (Joely Richardson) and “The Kingmaker” (John Rees-David).

Ian also worked closely with Nokia in the 90s on the arrangements and compositions for its default ringtones including the infamous “Grand Valse” Nokia tune, and the start up tune.

Ian has also worked as a multi instrumentalist session musician writer and music producer working in the studio and touring Europe with a number of successful bands including a number one hit “Complicated” in Luxembourg for Icelandic tv star “Thorunn”.

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Ian Livingstone is a multi-instrumentalist who began his professional career as session musician engineer and midi programmer, recording and touring Europe with a number of successful bands. ¶

After taking a
music degree at Salford University Ian began scoring video game soundtracks such as “Starlancer”, “Lego Harry Potter”, “Star Trek Invasion”. In 2001 he worked closely with Nokia on their ringtone technology including the arrangement for the well-known Nokia default ringtone. In 2003 he wrote and produced a no.1 hit record “Complicated” in Luxembourg with Icelandic artist Thorunn. ¶

Ian has since gone on to simultaneously score numerous video games and TV documentaries and series. His video game career spans over 100 titles including more recently Lego: Dimensions, Walking With Dinosaurs, F1 2014, Valiant Hearts, Total War Attila, Napoleon Total War (earning him an Ivor Novello), Batman Begins, Harry Potter, Star Trek, X-Men2, Predator Concrete Jungle, Battlefield 1943, Bionicle Heroes.¶

TV documentaries and series include “Big Fat Gypsy Weddings” ,“The Great British Sewing Bee” for BBC2, "Daredevils” for Ch4, “Survival: Tales From The Wild” for ITV.¶

Ian recently won a prestigious Ivor Novello award in 2011 for his work on “Napoleon: Total War”.
Biography
Ian Livingstone is a British Ivor Novello award winning composer, musician and music producer.¶

He has composed over 100 scores for multi-million selling titles and franchises including Battlefield, Lego, Formula 1, Warhammer, Total War, Batman, Forza, StarTrek, Harry Potter, Disney & Marvel.¶

Along with his 20 years experience scoring triple A video games Livingstone has also written music for numerous television series such as CNN’s American Dynasties: The Kennedys, Channel 4’s “Big Fat Gypsy Weddings”, and the BBC’s “The Great British Sewing Bee” & “The Repair Shop”, together with contributing songs, music, orchestrations and full scores for movies such as “Harry Potter & The Half Blood Prince”, “The Last Time” (Michael Keaton), “Away” (Juno Temple, Timothy Spall), “The Messenger” (Joely Richardson) and “The Kingmaker” (John Rees-David).¶

Ian also worked closely with Nokia in the 90s on the arrangements and compositions
for its default ringtones including the infamous “Grand Valse” Nokia tune, and the start up tune.¶

Ian has also worked as a multi instrumentalist session musician writer and music producer working in the studio and touring Europe with a number of successful bands including a number one hit “Complicated” in Luxembourg for Icelandic tv star “Thorunn”.

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