St Cecilia Orchestra

Ripon’s renowned St Cecilia Orchestra is much more than just an orchestra.
At its most spectacular it is an exceptionally fine and very large symphony orchestra, often working with top class international soloists and capable of giving high-quality performances

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Peter Donohoe plays Rachmaninov

*TICKETS NOW ON SALE*

Coming in October: All 5 of Rachmaninov's works for piano and orchestra (4 concertos and the Paganini Rhapsody) performed by internationally acclaimed pianist, Peter Donohoe, and St Cecilia Orchestra over two concerts! This really is a once in a lifetime chance to hear the 5 great compositions back to back.

10% discount when you buy tickets for both nights.

Free entry to pre-concert talks given by Peter, Xen and Gary with your concert ticket.

(Online only sales for this concert because of numbered seating)

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The Orchestra

Ripon’s renowned St Cecilia Orchestra is much more than just an orchestra.
At its most spectacular it is an exceptionally fine and very large symphony orchestra, often working with top class international soloists and capable of giving high-quality performances of some of the most demanding large-scale works ...

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Conductor

A native of Ripon, Xenophon Kelsey, MBE, studied horn, double bass, piano and conducting in Manchester and was principal horn and conducting student on the European Summer Schools for Young Musicians in Vienna, Salzburg and Montreux from 1967-71 ...

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St. Cecilia Concerts

Peter Donohoe plays Rachmaninov (Part 1)
Sat 8th Oct 2022
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Peter Donohoe plays Rachmaninov (Part 2)
Sun 9th Oct 2022
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Winter Concert
Sat 28th Jan 2023
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Spring Concert
Sat 22nd Apr 2023
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Summer Concert
Sat 10th Jun 2023
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Special Gala Concert
Sat 7th Oct 2023
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Winter Concert
Sat 27th Jan 2024
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Special Family Concert
Sat 20th Apr 2024
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Summer Special
Sat 22nd Jun 2024
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Special Gala Concert
Sat 28th Sep 2024
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