Lawrence English

Lawrence English

Real Name:
Lawrence English
Lawrence English is a composer, media artist and curator based in Australia. Founder of Room40 label. Working across a broad range of art forms, English is exploring and studying questions of field, perception and memory. His music has been published by labels such as Touch, 12k or Winds Measure Recordings.

As a producer, Lawrence English has completed numerous projects with artists including Tujiko Noriko, Ben Frost, John Chantler, Francisco López, Tenniscoats and many others. He composed for various contemporary dance ensembles, worked as a sound designer on video installations and his music has also been used in a number of films. English has presented radiophonic works with the ABC, Deutschland Radio, ORF and BBC’s World Service.

Since early 2000’s, Lawrence had a number of group and solo exhibitions in Australia, New Zealand, Japan, USA, Europe, Cuba, etc. His art works range from sound and video installations to unique audio works created for the deaf and hearing impaired.

Outside of his recording and art commissions, Lawrence English curates a number of ongoing sound and media programs. He produces the annual Open Frame festival in Australia and London and co-produces a number of others including Sound Polaroids, Liquid Architecture and Frankly!. He continues to curate numerous conceptually driven art projects including Melatonin: Meditations on Sound in Sleep (for Next Wave Festival), Airport Symphony (for the Queensland Music Festival), or Audible Geography (for University Of Tasmania).

Lawrence English has written for many music and culture publications, incl. The Wire, Paris Transatlantic, Cyclic Defrost.
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Lawrence English Discography


cajid 003CD Lawrence English Transit(CD) Cajid Media cajid 003CD Australia 2005 Sell This Version
Crónica 022~2005 Lawrence English Happiness Will Befall(CD, Album) Crónica Crónica 022~2005 Portugal 2005 Sell This Version
leaf 022 Lawrence English Suikinkutsu(CDr) Autumn Records leaf 022 US 2006 Sell This Version
karu:7 Lawrence English For Varying Degrees Of Winter (Album) Baskaru karu:7 France 2007 Sell This Version
P-S 008 Domenico Sciajno + Lawrence English Domenico Sciajno + Lawrence English - Merola Shoulders(CD, Album) Phono-Statique Records P-S 008 Australia 2007 Sell This Version
P-S 007 Lawrence English & Ai Yamamoto Lawrence English & Ai Yamamoto - Plateau(CD, Album) Phono-Statique Records P-S 007 Australia 2007 Sell This Version
Tone 31 Lawrence English Kiri No Oto (Album) Touch Tone 31 UK 2008 Sell This Version
wm11 Lawrence English Studies For Stradbroke (Album) Winds Measure Recordings wm11 US 2008 Sell This Version
P!?003 Lawrence English & Tom Hall (4) Lawrence English & Tom Hall (4) - Euphonia(CD, Album, Ltd) Presto!? P!?003 Italy 2008 Sell This Version
RM435 Tujiko Noriko, Lawrence English & John Chantler Tujiko Noriko, Lawrence English & John Chantler - U(CD) Room40 RM435 Australia 2008 Sell This Version
12K1052 Lawrence English A Colour For Autumn (Album) 12k 12K1052 US 2009 Sell This Version
KARU:13 Francisco López & Lawrence English Francisco López & Lawrence English - HB(CD, Album) Baskaru KARU:13 France 2009 Sell This Version
SIRR 0032 Lawrence English It's Up To Us To Live(CD, Album, Ltd) Sirr SIRR 0032 Portugal 2009 Sell This Version
RM427 Minamo + Lawrence English Minamo + Lawrence English - A Path Less Travelled (Album) Room40 RM427 Australia 2010 Sell This Version
EXPLP020 Lawrence English The Peregrine (Album) Experimedia EXPLP020 US 2011 Sell This Version
Crónica 057~2011 Lawrence English + Stephen Vitiello Lawrence English + Stephen Vitiello - Acute Inbetweens(CD, Album) Crónica Crónica 057~2011 Portugal 2011 Sell This Version
DRM420 Lawrence English And The Lived In Room40 DRM420 Australia 2012
DRM420 Lawrence English Songs Of The Living(20xFile, FLAC) Room40 DRM420 Australia 2012
LINE_058 Lawrence English For / Not For John Cage(CD, Album, Ltd) Line LINE_058 US 2012 Sell This Version
wm31 Akio Suzuki and Lawrence English Akio Suzuki and Lawrence English - Boombana Echoes (MiniAlbum) Winds Measure Recordings wm31 US 2013 Sell This Version
IMPREC367 Lawrence English Lonely Women's Club Important Records (2) IMPREC367 US 2013 Sell This Version
wm35 Lawrence English Suikinkutsu No Katawara Ni(CDr, Album, Ltd) Winds Measure Recordings wm35 US 2013 Sell This Version
fratto022 Boccardi* / English* Boccardi* / English* - Split(LP, Ltd) Fratto9 Under The Sky Records fratto022 Italy 2013 Sell This Version
RM460V Lawrence English Wilderness Of Mirrors (Album) Room40 RM460V Australia 2014 Sell This Version
der009 Lawrence English + Stephen Vitiello Lawrence English + Stephen Vitiello - Fable(CD, Album, Ltd, Car) Dragon's Eye Recordings der009 US 2014 Sell This Version