Clitheroe Concerts

bringing chamber music to the Ribble Valley

Season 2017-18

Scroll down to see all the concerts
including an exciting additional one added recently

All concerts are on Wednesdays and commence at 7:30pm
Click on photographs for concert details and ticket purchase

If not from the local area, why not combine a concert with a stay in the beautiful Ribble Valley. Click for information on places to stay and visit.

Clare Hammond

11th October 2017

Clare Hammond - piano

Mary Shepherd, the Lady in a Van, was really Margaret Fairchild, a former gifted pupil of Alfred Cortot. In the film, Clare played the piano as the young
Miss Fairchild.


Retorica Plus

8th November 2017

Retorica Plus - violins and guitar

XHarriet Mackenzie ~ violin

Philippa Mo ~ violin

Martin Fogel ~ guitar

Bella Tromba

6th December 2017

Bella Tromba - trumpets

Emma Bassett ~ trumpet

Vickie van Uden ~ trumpet

Jo Harris ~ trumpet

Becca Toft ~ trumpet

Jóhannesson Pompili Duo

7th February 2018

Jóhannesson Pompili Duo - clarinet and piano

Einar Johannesson ~ clarinet

Alessandra Pompili ~ piano

Ensemble Perpetuo

7th March 2018

Ensemble Perpetuo - violin, viola and cello

Fenella Humphreys ~ violin

Andrew Berridge ~ viola

Christian Elliott ~ cello

Piano 4 Hands

11th April 2018

Piano 4 Hands

Joseph Tong

Waka Hasegawa

The Thorne Trio

6th June 2018

The Thorne Trio - clarinet, bassoon and oboe

We do not sell tickets for this Summer Concert.
Admission is by donation on the night. It will take place at the Ribble Valley Council Civic Suite, Church St., Clitheroe, BB7 2DD


Esther Sheridan
~ clarinet

Alexandra Callanan ~ bassoon

Ilid Llwyd Jones ~ oboe

An additional concert

The Nutcracker and I

Tuesday 17th July 2018
N.B. not our usual Wednesday

Alexandra Dariescu ~ piano

Désirée Ballantyne ~ ballerina

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Clitheroe Concerts Society


Registered Charity No.1006818.

We have been promoting chamber music concerts by professional artists in the Ribble Valley since 1952.


© 2017 Clitheroe Concerts Society




All concerts are on Wednesdays at 7:30pm and take place at Clitheroe Royal Grammar School Sixth Form Centre, except the Summer Concert which takes place in the Ribble Valley Council Chamber.