Des Lacey is a Dublin based drummer/ percussionist. As a teenager he started his career in various showbands while studying both Jazz and Classical playing.

He has since worked in every style of music. He has performed/ recorded with numerous acts including Eleanor McEvoy, Katie Melua, RTE Concert Orchestra, Colm Wilkinson, Rebecca Storm, Eimear Quinn, Irish Film Orchestra, The Dubliners, The Celtic Tenors, Joan Rivers, Karen Egan, Tony Christie, Finbar Wright, Cormac Kenevey, Donal Kirk and The Metropolitan Big Band.

He has toured extensively in Europe, USA and China.

He has also devised the percussion workshop 'From Heartbeat to Drumbeat'.