Ivan Spiteri Lucas is by far a well known name in the local entertainment scene. He started his first music lessons at a very young age under the guidance of his grandfather, the late Mro. John Charles Lucas, a renowned violinist.
He pursued his studies in clarinet under the supervision of Mro. H. Cachia, where he spent seven years playing classical music with one of the most successful philharmonic societies in Malta, the "Societa Filarmonica Nazionale La Valette".
At the age of fifteen he switched to pop music and after forming a band, he started playing in private functions and some of Malta's established hotels. It was during this time that Ivan showed ample interest in singing. Soon, he started to build his repertoire of songs that vary from evergreen classical standards to present day pop songs and romantic ballads. Ivan became the leading singer of his band. Later on, his brother Mark joined in as pianist.
Ivan played in "Night of the Stars" 1993, together with the David Lucas Memorial Band, and in the concert Just Hits in September 1996 where he accompanied well-
Ivan Spiteri Lucas also took part in various local song festivals, and also played the role of Antonio in the musical Rita ta' Cascia (2000) and the part of Friar Tuck in the musical "Robin Hood -
Throughout his career, Ivan has worked as a session musician with several local singers such as Renato, Debbie Scerri, Moira Stafrace, popular local band X-
A few years back, Ivan together with his brothers Mark and Kurt formed "Spiteri Lucas Entertainment" with the aim of providing high quality entertainment be it at a wedding or a party, a hotel or a restaurant or even for corporate events and larger events such as concerts and shows. Since October 2007, Ivan, as one of the directors of Spiteri Lucas Entertainment was also involved in the production of "Sas-
Ivan is also resident saxophone player and singer on "Sas-