Ian Moorhead

Ian Moorhead

Music Designer

Ian is a Melbourne based artist specialising in music composition and sound design for theatre, dance, film and radio.  He has performed around Australia and internationally, including New York, London, Edinburgh, Dublin, Wellington, Calgary and Vancouver.

He has worked with numerous companies, including Malthouse Theatre, Melbourne Theatre Company, New Working Group, Back to Back Theatre, Red Stitch Actors Theatre, Dee and Cornelius, State Theatre Company of South Australia, Barking Gecko, Leigh Warren and Dancers, Patch Theatre Company, Restless Dance Theatre, Vitalstatistix, Arts Centre Melbourne, the Australian Festival for Young People, Underbelly Arts Festival, FOLA, Big West Festival, Museum Victoria, the Australian Museum and ABC Radio.

He was nominated for a Green Room Award in 2015 (Sound and Composition – Theatre) for his design for Jurassica (Red Stitch Actors Theatre). He co-directed the dance film Blowfish, which was highly commended at the Dendy Awards, Sydney Film Festival and nominated Best Dance Film at the Australian Dance Awards and the Reel Dance Awards.   He has also produced two original solo albums, Before Winter Sets In and Pendulum.