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



All about St Cecilia Orchestra

On our News Page you will find information about developments and changes and other important announcements.
The Background Page gives the history of the orchestra and goes some way to explain the philosophy of its formation and development.
Since 1989 our Conductor Xenophon Kelsey has contributed a great deal to the music of Ripon; read his profile here.

The Repertoire & Venues and pages will be updated regularly.

100 Club, Patrons & Donors explain the many ways in which you can help support the St Cecilia Orchestra

How to contact us:

Postal address:
St Cecilia Orchestra  
Blaireaux Ghyll,
Musical Director: Xenophon Kelsey (Tel: 01423 781513, Mob: 07974 698264)
Administrator: Jane Lomax (Mob: 07974 698265)
Secretary: Val Blackburn : (01423 531062)

To print out a copy of the Events Diary, visit the website HERE and follow the instructions.
The St Cecilia Photo Album contains photos from recent concerts.
You are welcome to take copies from this site.