David Montgomery

David Montgomery (marimba) studied timpani and percussion with Richard Miller and Daryl Pratt at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music. In early 1994 he moved to Brisbane to take up the position of principal percussion with the Queensland Symphony.

David Montgomery studied timpani and percussion with Richard Miller and Daryl Pratt at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music. Completing his degree in 1991 he undertook further study with Synergy's Ian Cleworth while freelancing with the Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra the Sydney Symphony Orchestra and the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra. In early 1994 he moved to Brisbane to take up the position of principal percussion with the Queensland Symphony.

David Montgomery appears on

Dreamtracks

Performer: Marimba

Music for clarinet by Australian composers. Celebrating Australia's landscape, its spirit, its music and its composers, 'Dreamtracks' documents some of the best contemporary Australian music written for solo clarinet and piano and a variety of unusual chamber music combinations.

Nullarbor

Performer: Timbales

Robert Lloyd's brightly coloured dances for keyboards and percussion are an exciting synthesis of shimmerring vibraphones and marimbas, melodic drumming and percussive pianos weaving together to create a genuine cross-cultural intercourse of American minimalist and Balinese gamelan music.