About

Alex Mackay is a musician working across shifting forms and media, making music from experimental approaches to both computer-based and performance-based composition.

Alex’s live and recorded work takes varying forms, from solo electronic music to collaborations with other musicians, ensembles and artists of other disciplines.

Alex is a touring member of Mogwai, playing electric guitar and keyboards.

Alex studied Composition at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.

Collaborators include:
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
David Mackenzie/Tony Doogan (Outlaw King)
Douglas Gordon
Glasgow New Music Expedition
Ludi Quartet Kernow (Adrian Utley, Adrian Lee, Sam Murray, Phil Innes)
Magnetic North
Mogwai
Nima Séne
Paul Michael Henry
Red Note
Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Touch (Jana Winderen, Mike Harding)

Full biography & CV available upon request.