record producer / songwriter / hamburg, germany
Born in Hamburg, Germany, Ivo Moring began his musical career, playing Drums, Guitar, Electric Bass and Piano at the age of ten. After studying classical music at the esteemed “Hamburger Musikhochschule” he became a professional percussion player for the “Hamburg State Opera”. During this time period, additionally composing and arranging classical ensembles.
In 2000 he decided to focus on a full-time career as a recording producer, founding the music-production company “ALANAproductions”. With several chart hits in this early stage, Ivo Moring started producing numerous pop-acts not only in Germany but also in UK and USA. His biggest success as a producer was DJ Ötzi‘s “Ein Stern”, produced together with Thorsten Brötzmann, which was number 1 for 12 weeks in 2007, and became the second most successful song in German chart history. Also as a writer, Ivo Moring is responsible for various top 10 hits, such as “Nie Genug” Christina Sturmer, “Space Cowboy” Banaroo, and “Perfect Love” Lutricia Mcneal. In 2012 the song “Idiot” (Matthias Reim/Michele) got awarded as “Song of the Year”. In 2013 Ivo Moring produced several songs on Matthias Reims No1 album “Unendlich”.
Besides the his usual production work he has focused on developing new artists, acts and music-concepts to include, “Children Of Sweden” and “Maria Levin”. In 2007, he developed a European wide campaign for “Brita-Water”. In 2008, he produced the music for the UK-wide advert “Being Green” from EDF, against climate change. “ALANAproductions” sold more than 3 million CDs in the genre “Chill-out”. The Blu-ray-movie project BluElements “forsenses” , initiated and produced by Ivo Moring, was released internationally and became the best selling music-blu-ray in Germany 2009. The second part “timberlounge”, released 2011 entered also the Top10.
The “ALANAproductions”-studios with a 1000 square meter recording room are situated near Hamburg airport. Since 2006 Ivo Moring is published by “ALANApublishing”, co-published from 2013 on with BMG Rights Management. 2013 Bauer Entertainment, a company of the Bauer Media Group, announced a cooperation with ALANAproductions and Ivo Moring in order to develop their music.
Ivo Moring worked with/for such popular artists to include Heather Nova, Darren Hayes, Jennifer Paige, Limahl, Howie D. from Backstreet Boys, Jordan Knight & New Kids On The Block, Unheilig, Die Priester, Adoro, Ivy, Sarah Connor, Lutrica McNeal, Chris Norman, Christina Stürmer, Sandra, DJ Ötzi, Tobias Regner, Valentine, No Angels, Alexander Klaws, Coolio, Emilia, Royal Gigolos, B3, Queensbery, Banaroo, Yoomii, Part Six.
In German “schlager-music” his credits include production and/or writing for DJ Ötzi, Matthias Reim, Andrea Berg, Roland Kaiser, Marc Pircher, Isabell Varell, Hansi Hinterseer, Michelle, Jürgen Drews, Randfichten, Andrea Jürgens, Inka Bause, Trenkwalder, Ireen Sheer, Maria Levin, Geraldine Olivier, Bernhard Brink, Judy Winter, Sven Skutnik, Troglauer Buam, Lucca Seeber.