Ivan Capillas was born in Sabadell in 1973. He studied conducting, piano, orchestration and composition, getting the Honor Prize of the Conservatory in this last speciality.
Later he expands his studies and specializes in music for films and visual media.
He has composed and produced music for several national and international productions for films, TV, commercials, theatre and concert music, receiving multiple awards at the most prestigious film music festivals:
9 nominations for the Hollywood Music in Media Awards.
2 awards and 4 nominations for the Jerry Goldsmith International Awards.
5 nominations for the International Film Music Festival of Tenerife (FIMUCITÉ).
4 nominations for the International Sound & Film Music Festival (ISFMF).
1 nomination for the MundoBSO Awards, and so others …
His music has been performed and recorded by large orchestral formations such as the National Spanish Radio Television Orchestra, Bratislava Symphony Orchestra, Symphony Orchestra of the Region of Murcia, Camera Musicae Orchestra or the Camerata de Sant Cugat Orchestra.
In addition to his activity as a composer, orchestrator and conductor, he is teaching Film Scoring at the University of Barcelona (Degree and Master) and the University of Girona.