David Ponsford
Organist, Harpischordist, Musicologist
Performance Highlights - Current & Future Performances 


Current & Future Performances


17 January 2019, 8.30pm: Keble College, Oxford

Organ recital: Bach, Dupr√©, Alain

David Ponsford (organ)


23 January 2019, 1.10pm: The Queen's College, Oxford

Organ recital: Bach, Marchand, Mozart

David Ponsford (organ)


5 February 2019, 7.30pm: Stratford Arts House

Orchestra of the Swan

Vivaldi: The Four Seasons

David Ponsford (harpsichord)


6 February 2019, 2.30pm: Birmingham Conservatiore

Orchestra of the Swan

Vivaldi: The Four Seasons

David Ponsford (harpsichord)


15 March 2019: Lion Ballroom, Leominster, Herefordshire

'Time Stands Still'

Simon Ponsford (countertenor), David Ponsford (virginals)


16 March 2019, 7.30pm: Ross-on-Wye

Orchestra of the Swan

Bach: Concertos

David Ponsford (harpsichord)


30 March 2019: Forest Row Choral Society, East Sussex

Dvorak: Mass in D major

Tom Scratchley (conductor), David Ponsford (organ)


14 April 2019: Lion Ballroom, Leominster, Herefordshire

Charity Concert

Catherine Geech (violin), David Ponsford (harpsichord)


26 April 2019: Morpeth Methodist Church, 12.30pm

Organ Recital by David Ponsford 


7-9 May 2019: Saint-Antoine l'Abbaye, France

Recording of Louis Marchand and Jean-Adam Guilain. 

Volume 7 in the series 'French Organ Music from the Golden Age', released by Nimbus

Organ by Scherrer (1748) / Aubertin (1992 & 2001)


17 May 2019: Oakham  Parish Church

Bach for two harpsichords: Trio Sonatas & Concertos

David Hill & David Ponsford


7-9 June 2019: Madingley Hall, Cambridge

Bach and the Fusion of National Styles

A weekend course directed by David Ponsford


15 June 2019, 5pm - 6pm: Syde Manor, Gloucestershire

J. S. Bach:  Organ Trio Sonatas arranged for 2 harpsichords (after instructions by Francois Couperin) 

David Hill & David Ponsford

Contact: Dr Penny Wright [wright.pennyj@gmail; 07969 224002]


16-18 June 2019: Syde Manor, Gloucestershire

Recording of Bach Trio Sonatas arranged for two harpsichords

David Hill & David Ponsford


6 July 2019: Alvechurch Parish Church

Midland Sinfonia, David Ponsford (harpsichord)


17 July 2019: Discoed Church, Powys

Concert in memory of Edward Storey

Alison Ponsford-Hill (soprano), Ruth Watson (oboe), David Ponsford 9Harpsichord)


18 July 2019, 10pm (late evening event)

St Albans International Organ Festival

J. S. Bach:  Organ Trio Sonatas arranged for 2 harpsichords (after instructions by Francois Couperin) 

David Hill & David Ponsford


Wednesday, 24 July 2019, 1.10pm

Cambridge Summer Festival

Jesus College Chapel, Cambridge

J. S. Bach:  Organ Trio Sonatas arranged for 2 harpsichords (after instructions by Francois Couperin) 

David Hill & David Ponsford


Mid-August  to early-October 2019: Examining tour in Hong Kong


12-13 October 2019

Dorset Bach Cantata Weekend

Cantatas 34 & 11

David Ponsford (director)


5 November 2019, 1pm

Brangwyn Hall, Swansea

Organ Recital by David Ponsford

Bach, Mozart, Vierne, Durufle


Mid-November to early December 2019: Examining tour in China


15 December 2019, 7pm

Brangwyn Hall, Swansea,

Gower Chorale, William Reynolds (conductor), David Ponsford (harpsichord)

Handel: Messiah