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RIPON INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL..
September 9, 2018 - September 24, 2018
The City of Ripon’s now established International Festival brings the best of the Arts to Ripon and the surrounding area. This year’s performers of note include London Mozart Players, Royal Northern Sinfonia, Kathryn Tickell, Red Priest, The Busch Piano Trio, The Carnival Band and Ferio Saxophone Quartet.
Welcome to Ripon International Festival – a world-class celebration of great orchestras, chamber and folk concerts, drama, literature and beautiful puppetry in magnificent Ripon Cathedral, the Royal Hall – Harrogate’s “Palace of Gold”, Markenfield Hall – moated mediaeval manor, and historic village churches. Come and experience the festival’s distinctive atmosphere in an area full of history and natural beauty.
The 21st Ripon International Festival
6th September – 6th October 2018
Artists confirmed for 2018 include: The Villiers String Quartet at Markenfield Hall (6th), London Mozart Players at Ripon Cathedral (15th), Carlton Main Frickley Colliery Band (21st), ZRI – Viennese Tavern Band, Kathryn Tickell (29th), Royal Northern Sinfonia at the Royal Hall (6th Oct)
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, Eura Audit UK, Express Group, Stephen Harker & Janet Cole, Harrogate Borough Council, Lithgow Perkins LLP, The Potter Group, Ripon City Council, R. Stride & Co, The Thackray Quest; and all Donors and Festival Friends for their generous support.