David Lacey

Reading:

Gail Scott – My Paris

Nathalie Sarraute – Childhood

Listening:

Josef Mathias Hauer – Zwolftonspiele

Rising Damp – Petrol Factory

Watching:

Peter Watkins – The Journey

S. G Patris – Cecil Taylor a Paris

Working on:

Distance collaborations close to home.


David Lacey is a musician from Dublin, working at the intersection between improvisation and composition. He uses percussion, objects, field recordings, cassettes and crude electronics, as well as making studio constructions. He has performed and recorded with musicians such as Rhodri Davies, Keith Rowe, Annette Krebs and Derek Bailey. Current projects include Rainfear (with David Donohoe), duo collaborations with Patrick Farmer & Andrew Fogarty, groups with Aonghus McEvoy & Ailbhe Nic Oireachtaigh and the Reception concert series, which he organises with composers Rob Casey & Conal Ryan.