Iván Llopis

CEO of Banjo Music

Iván Llopis

As the son of musicians, he began playing music at the age of three. By 20 he had already premiered his own piano works in auditoriums, composed original music for documentaries and short films, and produced an album of pop music. Having a restless mind, while he was studying piano, harmony, and composition; he also studied Image and Sound. He later took courses and masters in Digital Arts and new technologies applied to composition. His career in music production for advertising has led him to work for BMW, Coca-Cola, Seat, Mitsubishi, Freixenet, Nike, Schweppes, Canal + France and Siemens among others. He has received several prizes and awards.

“I am a composer, music producer, and pianist. However, I love playing any object that makes sound.
Stravinsky, Miles Davis, The Beatles, Thom Yorke, Burial, Dubstep, nature … all kinds of sounds that inspire me. I try not to repeat formulas, I am a musical wanderer, each project is a new opportunity where new methods of creation. I started making music with a Casiotone and Spectrum 128k! So … I love to play music and Also to play with the music!. I love to create soundtracks for audiovisual and experimenting how sound affects our perception of the images. When you add sound, everything changes. I love that mystery. My friends call me iBanjo.”