He's been described as a "national treasure." A regular contributor to CBC Radio, the curator of the Port Dover Harbour Museum, and a well known folk musician, Ian has recorded and composed several tracks specifically for the Ontario Visual Heritage Project.

You will find several tracks from this collection available for download for your enjoyment below. The tracks are encoded in MP3 format and licenced for personal use only. Please visit Ian's web site, or contact Ian at the Port Dover Harbour Museum.

Sample a few of the tracks below, or download the entire collection (96MB).

Track Name Length Play Here
A Minor Thing 8:27
Amsterdam 5:06
Barn Dance Tunes 11:21
Black Velvet Waltz 7:27
Boys of Blue Hill 10:50
California 9:34
Cricket 10:41
Dill Pickle Rag 7:07
Drops of Brandy 3:33
Fiddle Tune 5:23
Jackie Tar 6:16
Rights of Man 7:56
The Frost is All Over 5:13
The Wounded Hussar 5:19
All Tracks Copyright 2005 Ian Bell and the Ontario Visual Heritage Project
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