In 2017 David founded the Braid Ensemble, specifically to perform his own work:
The core group is
Anthony Bailey – clarinet
Gerard Cousins – guitar
Rossitza Stoycheva – piano
– occasionally adding guest/additional performers depending on repertoire.
They gave their debut at London’s Southbank Centre in July 2018. Their next concert is November 17th 2018, Off the Cuff Bar, Herne Hill, London – The Braid Ensemble, 9.00pm:
Films of them performing – with guest mezzo-soprano Emily Gray – at Masterchord Studios in London earlier this year: