Percussionist and composer living in Scotland. Involved with
London’s contemporary dance community between 1971 and
1985 writing music for dance companies and upcoming
independent choreographers. He composes and performs new
music for solo percussion, gamelan and small ensembles.
Director of Luminous Music in Glasgow.
Credits include music for the dance CLASS for London
Contemporary Dance Theatre, TROY GAME for Royal Ballet.
Director of DREAMHOUSE, World Music Village, London. Co-
composer of EAST MEETS WEST (BRR18).
CELESTIAL NILE initiated his current catalogue of recordings,
resulting in collaboration with Venezuelan dance company
Danzahoy. He recorded and co-composed TRANCE GONG for
Gamelan Pacifica, Seattle, and worked with Gamelan Naga Mas
THE BEGINNING OF TIME is recent music, appearing both in
vinyl and on cd, as well as single works for Optimo release,
Miracle Steps, and forthcoming music on Emotional Response.
+44 141 571 7206
Music needs informed, skilled sentinels and explorers - and he is clearly both
rolled into one. It is not just music for me . . . it opens a door to a place
I can imagine other people’s lives. It is one of the things that I love about his
music and recordings. Noel Bridgeman (2016)