David Briggs

Concert Organist and Composer

Concert Schedule

Last updatedSaturday 19th May 2018 (Montreal)

2018

 
20 MayMaison Symphonique, Montreal at 2pm
Silent Movie Improvisation Concert 'Dr Jeykll and Mr Hyde (1921)'
27 MayEglise St Sulpice, Paris, France
29 and 30 MayKonstantin Basilika, Germany
Private recording sessions with David John Pike (Mahler Songs CD)
2 JuneBuckfast Abbey, UK
part of inaugural series for the new Ruffatti organ (including new commission)
6 JuneTruro Cathedral, UK
Benefit concert
8 JuneAntwerp Cathedral, Belgium at 7.30pm
Mahler Symphony No 5 (transcr. DJB)
10 JuneAbtei Himmerod, Germany
with David John Pike (Baritone)
12-13 JuneTeaching in Cambridge
17 JuneCollégiale Notre-Dame de Mantes-la-Jolie, France
24 June Episcopal Church of the Redeemer, Bethesda, MD
7 and 8 JulyLapa, Portugal
Gustav Mahler Symphony No 8, transcribed DJB (postponed)
15 JulyBourges Cathedral, France at 17.00hrs
30 JulyNidaros Cathedral, Trondheim, Norway
Gustav Mahler Symphony No 2 ('The Resurrection Symphony'), transcribed DJB
part of the St Olav Festival
6 SeptemberCathedral of the Assumption, Louisville, KY at 7.30pm
7 SeptemberAsbury College, Lexington, KY at 7.30pm
Silent Movie Improvisation Concert 'Dr Jeykll and Mr Hyde (1921)'
9 SeptemberTrinity Episcopal Church, Danville, KY
16 SeptemberKatharinenkirche, Oppenheim, Germany
Mahler Symphony No 4 transcribed DJB
with Christiane Libor (Soprano)
23 SeptemberSt Johannes Church, Malmo, Sweden
Gustav Mahler Symphony No 2 ('The Resurrection Symphony'), transcribed DJB
28 SeptemberXXIV Festival Organistico Internazionale, Bergamo, Italy
30 SeptemberHoly Trinity, Sloane Square, London at 7.30pm
2 OctoberSt Margaret's Parish Church, Whaddon, Gloucestershire
250th birthday concert of Snetzler organ
4 OctoberSt Aloysius R.C. Church, Glasgow, Scotland
Re-opening concert of Van den Heuvel organ
6 OctoberWorcester Cathedral, UK
celebrating the tenth anniversary of the new organ by Kenneth Tickell
14 OctoberCathedral of St John the Divine, New York
Play 11am and 4pm services
Organ Concert at 5pm: The Notre-Dame tradition - a programme of music by former organists of France’s greatest cathedral
Music by Antoine Calviere, Louis Vierne, Leonce de St Martin and Pierre Cochereau (transcribed Jeanne Joulain and DJB)
19 OctoberSt James Cathedral, Seattle, WA
Gustav Mahler Symphony No 2 ('The Resurrection Symphony'), transcribed DJB
21 OctoberClaremont United Church of Christ, Claremont, California
Silent movie improvisation concert 'Phantom of the Opera' (1929)
25 OctoberChristchurch Cathedral, Victoria, BC
Gustav Mahler Symphony No 2 ('The Resurrection Symphony'), transcribed DJB
27 OctoberTrinity Cathedral, Portland, OR
'Spooktacular' Silent movie improvisation concert 'Phantom of the Opera' (1929)
2 NovemberSt James Cathedral, Toronto at 7.30pm
including 'Messe pour Notre-Dame' (DJB)
with the Choir of St James Cathedral
4 NovemberSt James Cathedral, Toronto at 4pm
Twilight Concert
6 NovemberSt James Cathedral, Toronto at 1pm
20 NovemberCathedral of St John the Divine, New York
Great Music in a Great Space Concert
Gustav Mahler Symphony No 3 (transcribed DJB)
2 DecemberSt Joseph's Oratory, Montreal, QE
Part of the Montreal Bach Festival
24 DecemberChristmas at the Cathedral of St John the Divine, New York
Festival of Lessons and Carols at 4pm and Midnight Mass (9pm)
25 DecemberCathedral of St John the Divine, New York
Play for 11am Christmas Mass

2019

 
13 JanuaryCathedral of St John the Divine, New York
Play 11am and 4pm services
Organ Concert at 5pm (tbc)
'England’s green and pleasant land' - a celebration of Great Britain’s unique musical heritage
Music by Ralph Vaughan Williams, Sir Charles Hubert Hastings Parry, Herbert Howells and DJB
23 JanuaryGresham's School, Holt, Norfolk, UK
Silent Movie Improvisation Concert
30 JanuaryInternational Performing Centre (House of Music), Moscow, Russia (postponed)
3 FebruarySt Eustache, Paris
7 FebruaryValencia Cathedral, Spain
9 FebruaryNational Auditorium, Madrid, Spain
Silent Movie Improvisation Concert 'Dr Jeykll and Mr Hyde (1921)'
26 FebruaryCathedral of St John the Divine, New York at 7.30pm (program to be announced)
22 MarchLongwood Gardens, Kennett Square, PA
Silent Movie Improvisation Concert
2 AprilCathedral of St Paul, MN at 7.30pm
Gustav Mahler Symphony No 6 (transcribed DJB)
5 AprilSt Olaf College, Northfield, MN at 7.30pm
8 AprilGustavus Adolphus College, St Peter, MN at 7.30pm
12 AprilSt Paul's School, Concord, NH at 7.30pm
19 AprilCathedral of St John the Divine, New York at 7pm
Improvised 'Stations of the Cross'
20 AprilCathedral of St John the Divine, New York
Easter Vigil at 7pm
21 AprilCathedral of St John the Divine, New York
Play Easter Day services at 11am and 4pm
18 MayChristchurch Cathedral, Indianapolis, IN
Silent Movie Improvisation Concert
2 JunePhilharmonie, Berlin, Germany
'The Art of Organ Transcription'
11 JunePori Organ Festival, Finland
Solo concert
13 JunePori Organ Festival, Finland
DJB Organ Concerto (2006), with the Pori Sinfonietta
15 JuneTholey Abbey, Germany
16 JuneSaarbrucken Basilika, Germany
22 JunePortsmouth Cathedral, UK at 3pm
15-19 JulyRoyal College of Organists examining (tbc)
31 JulyHolmens Kirke, Stockholm, Sweden at 12 noon
Bach Concert
3-11 AugustInternational Organ Festival, Talinn, Estonia (tbc)
13 or 20 OctoberWashington DC (for American Guild of Organists) (tbc)
26 October-5 NovemberAustralia tour (Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney - details tbc)
13 NovemberAugustinerkirche, Würzburg, Germany
6 DecemberSt James Cathedral, Toronto at 7.30pm
with the Choir of St James Cathedral
8 DecemberSt James Cathedral, Toronto
Three services and twilight concert
10 DecemberSt James Cathedral, Toronto at 1pm

2020

 
4 AprilLincoln Cathedral, UK
Concert with the City of Birmingham Choir, conducted by Adrian Lucas
Variations sur Veni Creator - Maurice Durufle
Requiem - Maurice Durufle
24 AprilSt Joseph's Cathedral, Columbus, Ohio, USA
Gustav Mahler Symphony No 2 ('The Resurrection Symphony'), transcribed DJB
13 MaySalisbury Cathedral, UK
Gustav Mahler Symphony No 2 ('The Resurrection Symphony'), transcribed DJB
Opening concert after the restoration of the celebrated 'Father' Willis organ