Welcome to Ripon International Festival – a world-class celebration of great orchestras, chamber and folk concerts, recitals, drama, literature and beautiful puppetry in magnificent Ripon Cathedral, the Royal Hall - Harrogate’s “Palace of Gold”, Markenfield Hall – moated mediaeval manor, and ancient village churches. Come and experience the festival’s distinctive atmosphere and outstanding performances.
Ripon International Festival 20th Anniversary
2nd - 22nd September 2017
& Spring Gala Concert 6th May
Royal Northern Sinfonia at Ripon Cathedral
in a dazzling programme:
BEETHOVEN Overture Coriolan BRAHMS Violin Concerto TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony no 5
Go to Whats On for details and to book tickets
Janusz Piotrowicz conductor
Jennifer Pike violin Winner, BBC Young Musician of the Year
Special thanks to our Sponsors:
Ripon Select Foods – Principal Sponsor, Barclays, The R.E. Chadwick Charitable Trust, The Coulthurst Trust, Mr. Stephen Harker, Leeds Building Society, Lithgow Perkins LLP, The Potter Group (Holdings) Plc, Ripon City Council, The Thackray Quest, Wolseley UK; and all Donors and Festival Friends for their generous support.