I am available to hire as an organist and/or pianist for weddings (services and receptions), accompanying (choirs, music exams, theatre groups etc) concerts and events. 

I am happy to accommodate your preferences, but I do ask for music to be supplied to me in advance if I do not have a copy (please enquire to check.)

If you are interested in booking me for a wedding reception, then feel free to contact me for an extensive list of suggestions.

 

Recent choral works accompanied:

Mozart: Coronation Mass

Cherubini: Requiem

Faure': Requiem

Karl Jenkins: The Armed Man

Stainer: Crucifixion

Handel: Messiah

Handel: Zadok the Priest

Haydn: Te Deum

Parry: I was Glad

Walton: Te Deum

 

Please see below music suggestions for a wedding service:


Entrance music:
Bridal March by Wagner
Air by J.S.Bach
Ave Maria by Bach/Gounod
Air (from Water Music) by Handel
Prince of Denmark's March by Jeremiah Clarke
Trumpet Tune by Purcell
Arrival of the Queen of Sheba by Handel
Ouverture (from Fireworks Music) by Handel
Canon in D by Pachelbel

During the signing of the register (Organ):
Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring by J.S.Bach
Sheep may Safely Graze by J.S.Bach
Ave Maria by Bach/Gounod
Aria (from Concerto Grosso No.12) by Handel
Minuet (from Berenice) by Handel
When the Lord recalls the banished by Karg-Elert
O God, Thou faithful God by Karg-Elert

Or Piano:
February Song by Josh Groban
You Raise me up by Josh Groban
Your Song By Elton John
Angels by Robbie Williams
Love Changes Everything - Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber

Endless Love

I dreamed a dream From Les Miserables
Le Onde by Ludovico Einaudi

Clair De Lune by Debussy

Sarabande By Debussy


Exit:
Now thank we all our God by Karg-Elert
Hornpipe (from Water Music) by Handel
Wedding March by Mendelssohn
Toccata (from Symphonie No.5) by Widor
Grand March (from Aida) by Verdi
Ouverture (from Fireworks Music) by Handel
On a theme of Orlando Gibbons (Song 22) by C.V.Stanford

 

I look forward to hearing from you !

 

Events

2018 dates: 

 

10th March, 19:30, Mahler - Symphony Nr 2 - Northamptom Bach Choir, New Leicester Youth Chorus. Organist: David Briggs.

 

Monday 21st May, 13:00, DMU Chamber Choir - Leicester Cathedral.

 

Saturday 26th May, 09:30-13:00, Choir workshop with Andrew Ashwin - Sawley. 

 

Sunday 10th June, 15:00, DMU Chorus - Choral and Orchestral Summer Concert. 

 

Wednesday 20th June, 19:30, EMSfF Summer Concert, featuring New Leicester Youth Chorus & Hall Orchard Primary school choir. Holy Trinity, Barrow upon Soar. Fee: £5.00 on entry. 

 

Saturday 23rd June, 10:00, Conducting Masterclass with Dr Amy Bebbington. Dorking. 

 

Monday 25th June, 19:30, EMSfF Summer Concert, featuring Tenor Soloist, William Searle (Guildhall, London). Rothley Parish Church. Fee: £5.00 on entry. 

 

Friday 29th June, 19:30, EMSfF Summer Concert, featuring New Leicester Youth Chorus. South Luffenham Parish Church. Fee: £5.00 on entry. 

 

Saturday 30th June, 19:30, Nottingham Hospitals' Choir Summer Concert. St John the Baptist, Beeston. Fee: £10.00 on entry. 

 

Saturday 14th July, 19:30, East Leake Community Choir & West Park Music students Summer Concert with Soloists. All Saints' Church, Sawley. Fee: £7.00 on entry. 

 

Autumn dates TBC.