Dave Milligan


Dave Milligan – ‘The Wonderer’ (solo piano)

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Dave Milligan – Gloomy December

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Dave Milligan – Trio Improvisation

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Dave Milligan – ‘Walk Between The Worlds’

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Spring Can Really Fire You Up The Most

Here we are, Spring. I spent last week at Ardkinglas House by Loch Fyne. I was  hanging there with some pals from the Pathhead Music Collective, writing, sharing & practicing music. Turned out to be a very creative and inspiring week. Not difficult for me when the view from the[…]

The Problem Sweet

ADULT’S AGENDA vs. FOUR-YEAR-OLD’S AGENDA Yesterday I found myself with an unexpected childcare dilemma. Actually it wasn’t a dilemma at all – my four-year-old daughter got chicken pox last week, and naturally she couldn’t go to nursery as she usually does on a Monday. I reckon she’s past the infectious[…]

A Trip To Halifax

This is the story of a trip that the Dave Milligan Trio took for a gig in Halifax some years ago. At least, as I remember it. It’s epic, and possibly too long for a mere blog post but it kind of needs to be this long, and it’s all true.[…]

Calgary Bay

An Tobar Sessions Tour : Day 3

21 April 2010   Today is technically a day off – still a gig to do in the evening, but no traveling or soundcheck. And what a cracker of a day. We decided to drive over to beautiful Calgary Bay on the north west of the island. Went to Martyn[…]


An Tobar Sessions Tour : Day 2

20 April 2010  Arrived on Mull just after lunchtime. Good to be back where it all started. Gordon Maclean is in good form as usual. Had a fairly predictable afternoon of soundcheck/eating /rehearsal/eating/coffee drinking/checking emails/eating etc…   Gig went very well. The wee room in An Tobar was full as[…]