Ripon International Festival is a world-class celebration of great orchestras, choral, chamber and folk concerts, jazz, gypsy, literature and poetry, in magnificent Ripon Cathedral, the Royal Hall – Harrogate’s “Palace of Gold”, Markenfield Hall –  mediaeval manor, and historic village churches. Come and experience the festival’s distinctive atmosphere in an area full of history and natural beauty.

Festival 2019: 1 September – 6 October & Spring Concert 17 May


Friday 17 May  – 7.30 – Ripon Cathedral



Janusz Piotrowicz, conductor  Anna Douglass, horn


Weber: Der Freischutz   Strauss: Horn Concerto No 1   

Beethoven: Overture  Leonore No 3   Brahms: Symphony No 1


For more details and to book tickets go to Whats On

Anna Douglass BBC Young Musician Winner




   Special thanks to our Sponsors:

Ripon Select Foods, The Liz and Terry Bramall Foundation, Barclays, Booths, The R.E. Chadwick Charitable Trust, The Coulthurst Trust, Express Group, Stephen Harker & Janet Cole, Lithgow Perkins LLP, The W.W. Spooner Trust, The Thackray Quest;  and all Donors and Festival Friends for their generous support.


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