Episode #1246

David Briggs

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Monday, November 19, 2012

Multi-faceted English organist David Briggs, concertizes, improvises, transcribes and composes with equal enthusiasm.

Program details:

MIKHAIL GLINKA (trans. Briggs): Ruslan and Ludmila Overture. J. S. BACH: Prelude & Fugue in D, BWV 532 –David Briggs (1978 Sipe/Luther College, Decorah, IA) Pipedreams Archive (r. 3/2/08).

An introduction to an improvisation…recorded at Luther College (r.3/2/08).

DAVID BRIGGS: Improvisation on Alouette, gentile alouette –David Briggs (1997 Birouste/Eglise Saint-Vincent de Roquevaire, France) Solstice 252 (r. 10/17/08).

BRIGGS: Lux aeterna, fr Requiem –Euphony Chamber Choir; Northern Chamber Orchestra/Richard Tanner, director; Greg Morris (1969 Walker/Blackburn Cathedral, England) Chestnut Music 002.

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