Richmondshire Concerts

ACTIVITIESRichmondshire Concerts organises high-quality, professional concerts every year from September to April in Richmond, N Yorkshire.
WEB-SITEwww.rsconcerts.org/
MEMBERSHIPAll concerts normally take place at the Influence Church on Victoria Road. This is a comfortable, recently upgraded venue offering good cinema-style seating for an audience of over 300. There is free parking in the evening in the large car park opposite the venue.

Tickets for individual concerts are £16, whether via our website or at the door; student entry costs just £1. Season Tickets for all 6 concerts in the 2022-23 season are £55. Season Ticket holders may also benefit from optional membership of the Darlington Music Society for just £32 extra - ie a combined total of £87 for 12 concerts when ordered from us.

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EVENTS
75th SEASON
Wed 28 Sep 2022 at 7.30pm at the Influence Church, Victoria Road, Richmond DL10 4AS

Royal Northern Sinfonia


Bruch - Octet for Strings
Grace Evangeline Mason - My Thoughts Fly in at your Window
Schubert - Octet
Wed 19 Oct 2022 at 7.30pm at the Influence Church, Victoria Road, Richmond DL10 4AS

Manchester Collective - “Arcadiana”


Arcadiana is a chamber music show about different paradises featuring a string sextet and gorgeous lighting designs. Led by Guest Director Max Baillie, six Manchester Collective players present a sparkling programme that includes Adès’ brilliant string quartet (and a short exploration of its secrets), Jörg Widmann’s blistering “180 Beats per Minute” and Brahms’ breathtakingly beautiful Sextet in G major.
Wed 16 Nov 2022 at 7.30pm at the Influence Church, Victoria Road, Richmond DL10 4AS

Meliora Collective


Meliora Collective is a newly established, flexible ensemble of dynamic, creative and spirited recent conservatoire graduates. Formed as a dectet of five wind players and five string players, the Meliora Collective also presents more intimate chamber groupings. They will perform two nonets: Ngarrgooroon by Australian Aboriginal composer Debra Cheetham, which was premiered in April 2022 by Chineke! Chamber Ensemble; and Martinů’s Nonet no 2, followed by Mendelssohn’s Symphony no. 3 arranged for chamber ensemble.
Wed 25 Jan 2023 at 7.30pm at the Influence Church, Victoria Road, Richmond DL10 4AS

Tabea Debus (recorders) with Sergio Bucheli (lute)


Tabea’s wide-ranging programme entitled ‘Ohrwurm’ explores music for recorder and lute by John Dowland, Henry Purcell, Johann Sebastian Bach, Georg Philipp Telemann, Dani Howard, Gareth Moorcraft, Leo Brouwer and world premiers by composers from The Purcell School for Young Musicians.
Wed 15 Mar 2023 at 7.30pm at the Influence Church, Victoria Road, Richmond DL10 4AS

Coco Tomita (violin) with Simon Callaghan (piano)


Noah Max Silent Spring
Beethoven Kreutzer Sonata
Janacek Violin Sonata
Ravel Pièce en forme de habanera
Ravel Violin Sonata no. 2
Wed 12 Apr 2023 at 7.30pm at the Influence Church, Victoria Road, Richmond DL10 4AS

Barbican Quartet


Schumann Quartet no. 3 in A major
Janacek Quartet “Intimate Letters”
and one other work to be confirmed
Last update: 5 Aug 2022