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One of the first books I remember reading was Truckers. It was the first experience I had of getting wrapped up in a story, the fear and joy and anticipation and ecstasy of the world create in my mind. It was one of the first times my imagination was set free to run loose and animate the written word and was the beginning of a life-long relationship with Terry Pratchett.

RIP Terry Pratchett

It’s hard to overstate the love, bordering on obsession, I have for Pratchett’s novels. I began with Truckers and then every morning from the age of four to eight, on the 30 minute journey to school, my brother and I would listen to Tony Robinson narrating The Bromeliad Trilogy, The Colour of Magic and The Light Fantastic. Pretty much every night since then, to this day, I read a Pratchett novel as I’m going to sleep.

There’s humanity and sorrow and joy in his writing. They forced me to think about the way that I want to live and the person I want to be. Read more

Events

  • Mobius Percussion perform ‘Dusk’

    23
    May 2015
    Saturday
    - 20.00-21.30 -

    Small World Coffee on Witherspoon Street in Princeton, NJ hosts a night of badass new music featuring the talented and lovely ladies of Damsel, Beth Meyers and Monica Mugan, as well as Mobius Percussion. Lots of delicious coffee and snacks from Small World Coffee and, of course, celebratory drinks after the show!

    Works include:
    Awesome tunes from Damsel
    Jason Treuting – Spring
    David Collier – Dusk
    Andrea Mazzariello – Symmetry and Sharing

     

    Venue: Small World Coffee, 14 Witherspoon St and 254 Nassau St, Princeton, New Jersey 08540. America.

    Performers: Mobius Percussion

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About

David Collier Composer

David Collier an Irish composer based in Amsterdam. He is interested in writing music to create captivating listening experiences.

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