BRONTË CELLO SUITE
Brontë is a musical about the famous story of the Brontë sisters and life at Haworth Parsonage. It is set against the bleakly beautiful landscape of the Yorkshire moors. Music by BB Cooper, Book & Lyrics by Peter Spafford and orchestrations by Mark Warman. The musical was first directed by Marc Urquhart.
In 2015 BB Cooper created a new, classical version of the songs, arranged for Cello and Piano. This new album, the Brontë Cello Suite, was released on iTunes in November 2015.
NO SOUND AT ALL
Ian was the music consultant and provided additional arrangements for singer/songwriter Matthew James Thomas's EP No Sound At All, also available on iTunes. The EP was recorded and produced by composer/producer Duncan Sheik, best known for the award winning musical Spring Awakening. Matthew's EP was produced in Garrison, NY at Sheik's studio Sneaky Studios.