Composer, pianist and conductor Jonathan Brigg was born in Bradford in 1984. He read music at the University of Manchester, where he studied with Kevin Malone, John Casken and Deniz Ertan, attaining a MusB with first class honours and MusM in Composition, before undertaking doctoral research at the University of York under the supervision of Bill Brooks. He has been awarded AHRC funding, the Sir Jack Lyons Research Scholarship and an Emmy Watts Bursary. Shortly after completing his PhD, he was awarded stipendiary post-doctoral research position at York.

Jonathan was part of the Adopt a Composer cohort 2019.


Jonathan Brigg - Katabasis [Audio Postcard 26/05/21]