IVAN PALOMARES - COMPOSER, CONDUCTOR, ORCHESTRATOR

 
 
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Ivan Palomares is a Composer, Conductor and Orchestrator from Spain and a Conspirator of Good Things!

Graduated Summa Cum Laude from Madrid's National Conservatory, he has shifted his career toward music for Film, TV and Videogames, with projects for clients all around the world, working in several places such as the 20th Century Fox or Warner Bros. Studios in California, and his music has been aired in more than 130 countries through National Geographic and the Discovery Channel, for which he has received awards and nominations worldwide such as the 33rd Spanish "GOYA" Academy Award nomination, MundoBSO's 18th award for The Best Spanish Soundtrack of the year, The Harold Arlen Film and TV Award, or two 2018 IFMCA Nominations for Best Breakthrough Composer and Best Music in a Drama Film.

His most recent credits include the Emmy International nominated Series "Blind Dates", the Action Feature film "The Bunker" starring Game Of Thrones actor James Cosmo, the worldwide aired series "A World Apart", and "Pacific", the delicate  french short "Le Vent des Regrets", starring Alain Depardieu or the Feature Film "Up Among the Stars,", produced by Cult Spanish Filmmaker Alex de la Iglesia.

As a Conductor, he has worked with several Orchestras and Ensembles in Europe and the United States, such as the renowned OSRTVE on its 50th anniversary, The Budapest Symphonic Orchestra, the Hollywood Session Orchestra or several other local and international ensembles and, besides Concert Repertoire, he is often called for Conducting Sessions both in Spain and abroad with clients such as King (Bubble Witch Saga 3) Isthar Films (The Chess Player) or for Artists such as the acclaimed Spanish legend Raphael and Legendary 15 Grammy award Rafa Sardina

He has also been invited as a lecturer in International Conferences and Workshops (SAE Institute, MUCA, SGAE Foundation, Eutherpe Congress, TAI, etc) and has participated in several seminars and workshops worldwide (Berlinale Talent Campus, Hummie Mann  and Ascap-Richard Bellis  Film Scoring Workshops, or, recently, at the International Sound and Film Music Festival in a panel shared with internationally acclaimed composers Stephen Warbeck and Rupert Gregson-Williams

 
 

FILM WORKS

2018: EN LAS ESTRELLAS (In The Stars). Feature Film, Zoe Berriatúa, Dir, Alex de la Iglesia, Producer. Pokeepsie Films. 
Nominee. Best Music in a Feature Film, ISFMF Festival

Winner Best Music, Valencian Academy Awards of Spain (Premios del Audiovisual Valenciano)

Winner, Best Spanish Soundtrack, 18th MundoBSO Awards

Nominee, 33 GOYA Awards (Spanish Academy Awards), Best Original Score

Nominee, 2018 IFMCA Awards, Best Breakthrough Composer and Best Music for a Drama Film

 2018: LITUS. Feature Film, Dani de la Torre Dir. A Contracorriente Prod.

Music production and additional music for composer Dani Trujillo

 2018: ACHOURA. Feature Film, Talal Selhami dir

Additional Music and orchestration for composer Romain Paillot

 2017: EL JUGADOR DE AJEDREZ (The Chess Player). Feature Film, Luis Oliveros, Dir. TORNASOL PICTURES.

(as Music Producer and Orchestra Conductor).

 2017: HOME, SWEET HOME. Short Film. Carlos Polo, dir. Mailiku Films

Nominee, Jerry Goldsmith Award, Best Music in a short film.

 2016: LES ÂMES SOEURS (“Soul Mates”). Short Film, Marion Filoque, dir.. SO FILM Independent, Prod.

Cannes Festival Short Film Corner.

Nominee, Best Music, ISFMF Awards

 2016: STRANGERS ON THE ROAD. Short Film, Carlos Solano dir. BESWEETFILMS Prod.

Goya (Spanish Academy) Award Nominee 2017

Premiered at Seminci 2017, Official Selection

Malaga Film Festival 2017, Official Selection

 2015 HORROR VACUI, Short Film, Daniel Chamorro dir/prod.

Cannes Festival Selection.

Winner, Grand Prix Award, Best Music, ISFMF

 2014 LE VENT DES REGRETS, Short Film, Olivier Vidal and Sébastien Maggiani, dir.

Béatrice Troin, Olivier Vidal, exec. Prod. SO FILMS, Prod.

FIMUCITE Official Selection, Nominee, Best Music in a short film.

Jerry Goldsmith Awards Nominee, Best Music in a short film.

Samobor Film Music Festival Nominee, Best Music in a short film.

 2014: PROJECT 12: THE BUNKER, Feature Film, Jaime Falero, dir.

Project 12 S.L. Joaquin Sánchez, exec. prod. Aureli de Luna, Antonio González Rodríguez, prods.

Distributed by Spotlight Pictures,IPA and Asia Pacific, Interfilm,101 Films ,Amazing, Lionsgate and Millenium Films.

2013: PROTECT UNDER FIRE, Feature Documentary (Proteger bajo el fuego)

Fran Araujo, Ramón Campoamar, dirs. CINTV

Jerry Goldsmith Awards Nominee, Best Music in a Documentary

 2012 ISHALEM: MEMOIRS OF A VAMPIRE, Feature Film (Additional Music) Sergio González-Román, dir.

Carranc Segontxac Producciones / Román Films Andrea Argueso, Ángel Martínez Domaica, exec. prods.

Óscar López Beas, Javier Valenzuela, prods.

 2012, 3 MINUTES (3 Minutos), Short Film Javier Marco, dir./prod.

 2011, LINES Daniel Chamorro, Short Film dir.

Daniel Sanchez Chamorro Producciones Alex Brown, prod.

 2010, TO BE OR NOT TO BE, Short Film, Daniel Chamorro, dir.

Daniel Sanchez Chamorro Producciones

 2009 A PERFECT MOON, Short Film Daniel Chamorro, dir./prod.

Daniel Sanchez Chamorro Producciones

 2009, DON’T GO AWAY, Short Film Daniel Chamorro, dir.

Daniel Sanchez Chamorro Producciones

 2009, DON’T RETIRE, Short Film Daniel Chamorro, dir.

Daniel Sanchez Chamorro Producciones

 2008 WHISPERS, Short Film Carlos Castel, dir.;

Universal Mix Marta Velasco, Giovanna Peralta, prods.

 2008, NO Guillermo Peinado Bosch, dir.

Juan Nemisio Martin Walo, prod.

 2007, CUSTOMER SERVICE (Animation Short Film) Marcus Valin, David Alsonso, dirs.

Nominee, Best Animated Short, Goya Awards Aito Ávila, prod.

 2007, BIRDWATCHING IN SPAIN, Documentary, Aurelio del Portillo, dir.

CINTV Juan Antonio Dominguez, prod.

Jerry Goldsmith Awards Nominee, Best Music in a Documentary

 2007, CATHARSIS, Short Film Daniel Chamorro, dir.

Daniel Sanchez Chamorro Producciones Nils Vise, prod.

Jerry Goldsmith Awards Nominee, Best Music in a Short Film

 2005, NATURAL SELECTION, Feature, Daniel Chamorro, dir./prod.

Daniel Sanchez Chamorro Producciones

SORRY (Lo siento) Carlos Castel, dir.

Agustín de Frutos, Juan Fernández, prods.

 2005, 24 SECONDS (24 Instantes), Short Film Daniel Chamorro, dir.

Daniel Sanchez Chamorro Producciones

 2005, THE BEGINNING OF THE LAST DAY OF YOUR LIFE, Medium Feature,

(El último día del principio de tu vida) Carlos Castel, dir.

Universa Mix / Multicanal / Gruppo Europroducionnes

 2004, LET’S GO AWAY (Vámonos), Short Film Paco Díaz Aguilar, dir.

Paco Díaz P.C. S. L.

Winner, Best music in a short film, 17th Girona Film Festival

TV WORKS

2017: Halawet Eldonia (Series). Beelink Prod & Eagle Films, CBS Egypt.

Additional music and arrangements with composer Amine Bouhafa

 2017 JUNGLE PLANET (Series), Juan Antonio Llano Dir, Pablo Alemán, exec prod. /TERRAINCOGNITA Docs prods. (26x30’)

 2016 PACIFIC, (Miniseries), Daniel Landa, dir. Iñigo Tabernero, exec prod / La Competencia Prods. (9x50’)

Nominee, Jerry Goldsmith Award, Best Music in Documentary.

 2015 WILD MENU (Documentary Series), CIN TV Prod, Juan Antonio Llano Dir. (26x50)

 2015: 17th SPANISH TV ACADEMY AWARDS (Iris Awards), Music Director, Producer, Arranger and Composer. Recording with the OSRTVE Orchestra (Radio and TV Orchestra)

 2014: DATE BLIND (Multiples) Various, dirs. (140x60’ episodes)

Big Bang Media / Channel Four / Mediaset España Alberto Carullo, Mariana Cortéz, exec. Prods INTERNATIONAL EMMY AWARDS NOMINEE, 2015, Best Telenovela

 2012: PROTECT UNDER FIRE (Proteger bajo el fuego), Feature Documentary, Fran Araujo, Ramón Campoamar, dirs.

CINTV / Televisión Española Victor Fraile, exec. prod.

 2011: A WORLD APART: THE GREAT JOURNEY (Miniseries) Daniel Landa, dir. (13x60)

National Geographic / Discovery / CINTV / TVE,  José Luis Feliu Rey, Juan Antonio Dominguez Lerena, prods.

Winner, Best music in a Documentary, Jerry Goldsmith Awards

Winner, Crystal Pine, Best Music in a Documentary, Samobor International Film Music Festival

Nominee, Hollywood Music in Media Awards, Best Music Genre, Best Main Title

 2010: MALABO BARRIO X, Documentary, Marc Tardiu, Uri Rivero, dirs.

CINTV / ORATES Juan Antonio Dominguez Lerena, prod.

 2011: THE DARE OF GARAMBA (Documentary Multiples) Ramón Campoamor, dir.

CINTV / Televisión Española Victor Fraile, exec. prod.

 2009: WATERLIFE (Mundos de agua) (Multiples) Juan Antonio Rodriguez Llano, Ramón Campoamar, dirs.

CINTV / Televisión Española Rose Berrecal, Edu Crespo, Javier De Gregorio, prods.

Winner, Best music in a Documentary, Jerry Goldsmith Awards

 2008, THE MODEL FOREST (El bosque modelo), Documentary Victor Fraile, exec. prod.

 2006, THE EIGHTH COMMANDMENT (El octavo mandamiento) Night Show, Multiples,

(Multiples) Javier Cardenas, dir./prod.

Plural Entertainment España / Localia Madrid TV

 2005,HOW IT HAPPENED (Como te lo cuento) (Night Show, Multiples) Various, dirs.

Plural Entertainment España / Localia Madrid TV Various, prods.

 

 

TELEVISION – PROMOTION

2018-2019: SONAOS  - Member of the Ad production Music House

2015: MOVISTAR – Crossed STAR WARS Christmas Campaign.

2015: NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF BLIND PEOPLE OF SPAIN – Christmas Campaign

2014: STARLITE MUSIC FESTIVAL Teaser

2012: ZARAGOZA, EUROPEAN CAPITAL, Spanish Government

2011: SANTANDER ANNUAL MEETING, Corporate

2011: WEB OF THEATRES OF Castilla La Mancha Government

2009, NEW BARCELONA AIRPORT, Spanish Ministry of Promotion

Jerry Goldsmith Awards Nominee, Best Music in Advertising

2009: FIRE PREVENTION CAMPAIGN, Castilla, La Mancha Government

 

MISC WORKS

SPECIAL EVENT COMPOSITIONS

2010: Loro Parque – Music for theme park Theatre at Puerto del la Cruz, Tenerife, Spain

2008: Nokia L’Amour Collection, Madrid Cibeles Fashion Week

2008: Filosophia, Spanish Ministry of Education

 

THEATRE / Stage Play Music Work

2017: “Coma”, Mutis Teatro

2016: “1940, history of a Manuscript”, Mutis Teatro

2008: Cervantes’ Craziness, Imprompium Teatro

2007: Family Album, by José Luis Alonsode Santos, 7 Teatro

2005: The Goblins of Letters, 7 Teatro

2006: The Starwhisper, by Cosmo Caixa

 

VIDEOGAME:

RORO’S CURIOS: Composer, PYXIDUST Games 

BUBBLE WITCH SAGA 3: conductor, recording session producer. KING GAMES INC.

EMBRION: Composer, BRAINSIDE SL.

DUCKS: SPACE LINER: Composer, HEXAMOB SL.

 

DISCOGRAPHY

 As Composer, Conductor and Orchestrator

2019: Ivan Palomares: A documentary Collection, Rosetta Records

2018: En las Estrellas, Quartet Records

2016 PACIFICO, Soundtrack

2015 Le Vent des Regrets, Mad4Strings orchestra, Soundtrack, Kronos Records 2015

2012 Un Mundo Aparte (A World Apart), Budapest Symphony, Soundtrack

2012, Selection of Visual Media Works, Budapest Symphony

2011 The Dare of Garamba, Soundtrack

2009, Don’t Go Away, Soundtrack

2009, Mundos de Agua (Water Life), Soundtrack

2010,No, Soundtrack

2007, Customer Service, JORCAM Symphonic Orchestra, Soundtrack

 

As Arranger / Orchestrator

 2018: LITUS. Feature Film. Music production and additional music

2018: ACHOURA. Feature Film, Additional Music and orchestration

2017: Halawat Al Dounia (Series). Beelink Prod & Eagle Films, CBS Egypt

2017 Romu Agulló in Concert, Arranger and Orchestrator

2017 Gato Muñoz Remixes – Arranger

2016: Paco Liberia Film Works

2014: The Magic of Life, Alberto de la Rocha, composer, recorded at Warner Bros, CA. -  Orchestrator. Produced by 15 Grammy Award Rafa Sardina.

2012, Gato Muñoz Quien Decidió Encontrarse En Es Lugar – Arranger

 

As Conductor:

 2018: En las Estrellas ("Up among the Stars")

2017: EL JUGADOR DE AJEDREZ (The Chess Player). Soundtrack by Alejandro Vivas.

2016: Bubble Witch Saga 3, (Videogame). King Games inc.

2016: Jungle Planet. RTVE Prod.

2015: Raphael Vuelve por Navidad, Paco Salazar Prod. UNIVERSAL Music Spain / The Boy on Stage.

2015: Pacifico. La Competencia Prod.

2015: Iris Awards (RTVE Prod. TV Academy)

 

AWARDS and NOMINATIONS

2019: Movie Music International Awards: Winner, Breakout composer and Best Drama Score

2018 IFMCA: Nominee, Breakthrough Composer / Best Score in a Drama Film

 33rd GOYA Awards, Nominee, Best Original Score, 2018

 18th MundoBSO Awards, Winner, Best Spanish Score, 2018

 Valencian Academy Awards (Premios del Audiovisual Valenciano),

Winner, Best Music in a Feature Film, 2018

 Crystal Pine Awards, Nominee, Best Music in a Feature Film, 2018

 Crystal Pine Award, Best Music in a Documentary, 2017

 12th Jerry Goldsmith Awards, Double Nominee, 2017

 Cum Laude Music Awards, Best Contemporary Work for String Quartet, 2017

 16th MUNDO BSO AWARDS: Nominee, Best Music for TV Series, 2016

 Grand Prix Award, International Fim Music Festival, Croatia 2016

 Harold Arlen Film and TV Award, 2015, Granted by the Ascap Foundation (New York, December 2015)

 Fimucite, Nominee, Best Music, 2015

 Jerry Goldsmith awards for best music in a Documentary 2008/ 2012

 Crystal Pine Awards, Best Music in a Documentary, 2013

 Crystal Pine Awards, Nominee, best music in a documentary, 2014, 2015

 Diploma di Merito TIM 2012 for the work "Human Woods" for solo guitar

 Castilla La Mancha Film Festival, 2012, Nominee, Best Music in a Short Film

 Jerry Goldsmith awards, Nominee for best music in advertisement, , 2009

 Jerry Goldsmith awards, Nominee for best music in a short Film,, 2007

 Girona International Film Festival Award, Best Music in a Short Film 2004.