David Briggs

Concert Organist and Composer

Concert Schedule

Last updatedThursday 28th January, 2021 (New York)

 
9 JulySt Marienkirche, Muhlhausen, Germany
Silent Movie Improvisation Concert: Hunchback of Notre-Dame
10 JulyGewandhaus, Leipzig
Silent Movie Improvisation Concert: Hunchback of Notre-Dam
11 JulyMerseburg Dom, Germany
18 JulySt Johanneskyrka, Malmo, Sweden
23 JulyHelligaandskirke, Copenhagen
29 JulyWorcester Cathedral (Three Choirs Festival)
including UK premiere of new transcription of RVW Symphony No 5
9-13 AugustTruro Cathedral, UK
Recording RVW5, the Lark Ascending etc, for Albion Records
21 AugustYork Minster, UK
Gustav Mahler Symphony No 2 ('The Resurrection Symphony'), transcribed DJB
part of re-opening series after the York Minster organ restoration (Postponed to 4th August 2022 due to Covid 2019)
15 SeptemberSalisbury Cathedral, UK
Part of re-opening series on Father Willis organ
18 SeptemberSt Edmundsbury Cathedral, UK
Part of 10th anniversary celebrations of the new organ by Harrison and Harrison (postponed due to Covid-19)
19 SeptemberSt Peter and St Paul, Straelen, Germany
part of Straelen Orgelherbst Festival
22 SeptemberPaderborn Dom, Germany at 7.30pm
25 SeptemberRoyal Hospital School, Holbrook, UK
RCO Masterclasses at 11.45am and 1.45pm
Silent Movie Improvisation
26 SeptemberGroombridge Parish Church, Kent at 7.30pm
1 OctoberSpeyer Dom, Germany
including World Premiere of new transcription of Louis Vierne 'Symphonie pour orchestre', Opus 24 (1909)
17 OctoberAll Saints Episcopal Church, Worcester, MA at 4pm
19 OctoberCathedral of St John the Divine, NYC at 7.30pm
Beethoven Symphony No 9
World premiere of new transcription by DJB
22 OctoberUniversity of Iowa School of Music, Iowa City, Iowa
Masterclass at 12 noon
23 OctoberUniversity of Iowa School of Music, Iowa City, Iowa
Organ Concert at 7.30pm
31 OctoberGrace and St Stephen's Church, Colorado Springs, CO
Re-opening concert at 3pm
14 NovemberSt Joseph's Cathedral, Columbus, Ohio, USA, at 3pm
Gustav Mahler Symphony No 2 ('The Resurrection Symphony'), transcribed DJB
19 NovemberFirst Presbyterian Church, Chicago, IL
Gustav Mahler Symphony No 2 ('The Resurrection Symphony'), transcribed DJB
27 NovemberCoventry Cathedral, UK
Concert to inaugurate the forthcoming organ restoration appeal
7 DecemberCathedral of St John the Divine, NYC at 7.30pm
Great Music in a Great Space, including Sonata on the 94th Psalm (Julius Reubke)

2022

 
30 JanuaryPeachtree Road United Methodist Church, Atlanta, GA
Beethoven Symphony No 9 (transcribed by DJB)
4 FebruarySt Malachy's Chapel, New York at 7.30pm
Paul Creston Award Concert
12 FebruaryConcert with the Topeka Symphony Orchestra
including US premiere of DJB Organ Concerto (2006)
13 FebruaryGrace Cathedral, Topeka, KS at 3pm
25 FebruaryAll Saints Chapel, University of the South, Sewanee, TN at 7.30pm
Silent Movie Improvisation Concert
27 FebruaryAll Saints Chapel, University of the South, Sewanee, TN
play for 11am Eucharist and 4pm Evensong
13 MarchSt John's Episcopal Church, Gloucester, MA at 4pm
15 MarchCathedral of St John the Divine, NYC at 7.30pm
18 MarchCatalina United Methodist Church, Tucson, AR at 7.30pm
part of 'Catalina Organ Festival'
9 AprilWalla Walla University (WWU), WA at 7.30pm
29 AprilCleveland, OH
premiere of DJB Requiem (TTBarB, 2021), commissioned by the Singers Club of Cleveland
full details tba
7 MaySt Stephen's Cathedral, Vienna, Austria at 7.30pm
31 MayAbbaye aux Hommes, Caen, France
Music by Jeremiah Clarke, Patrick Gowers, Cesar Franck, DJB, Louis Vierne and Pierre Cochereau
5 JuneRiver Road Baptist Church, Richmond, VA at 4pm
8-12 JuneQuebec International Organ Competition jury, Quebec City, QE
15-16 JunePeachtree Road United Methodist Church, Atlanta
Organ Competition Jury
3 JulyBenaroya Hall, Seattle, WA
Opening concert of the American Guild of Organists National Convention
23 JulySt Maria Himmelfahrt, Landsberg-am-Lech, Germany at 11.30am
4 AugustYork Minster, UK at 7.30pm
part of inaugural recital series, after recent rebuilding by Harrison and Harrison (Durham)

2023

 
16 JunePori International Organ Festival, Finland