John Gough and Tom Kimmance

JOHN GOUGH and TOM KIMMANCE (piano duet) Programme to include: Schubert Fantasie in F minor Debussy Petite Suite and works by Mozart, Brahms and York Bowen During a career embracing solo and ensemble playing, John Gough has performed all over…

Lucy Farrimond

Programme to include Brahms’ Cello Sonata in E minor Lucy Farrimond is a classical Mezzo-Soprano based in Greater Manchester, currently studying BMus (Hons) in Vocal Studies at the Royal Northern College of Music, under the tutelage of Jane Irwin. Lucy…

Murray Mclachlan

Programme to include works by Brahms, Chopin, Rachmaninov and Ravel Murray McLachlan, Chair of EPTA UK (European Piano Teachers’ Association) is Head of Keyboard at Chetham’s School of Music and a Senior Tutor at the Royal Northern College of Music…

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We are delighted to welcome a number of outstanding students from the RNCM Junior Department who will provide us with a wonderfully varied afternoon of music. The Junior RNCM provides specialist training to musically gifted youngsters between the ages of…

Sun 5th Jan 2020 2.15pm: MERAKI DUO: Meera Maharaj (flute) and James Girling (guitar)

Programme to include Folk Dances by Bartok and Tangos by Piazzolla Meraki – “Doing something you love with all your creativity, soul and passion”   Formed in 2013, the Meraki Duo enjoys exploring the diversity of repertoire available to the…

Sun 2nd Feb 2020 2.15pm: Kathryn Rudge (mezzo soprano) and Duncan Glenday (piano)

Programme to be announced Kathryn is a critically acclaimed professional concert/recording artist and opera singer from Liverpool. Described by What’s on Stage as ‘One of Britain’s brightest young mezzos’ and named as The Times ‘Rising Star of Classical Music.’ Kathryn…

Sun 1st March 2020 2.15pm: Larisa Piano Trio:  Eliette Harris (violin) Rosie Spinks (cello) Jasmin Allpress (piano)

Programme to include works by Haydn and Dvorak The Larisa Trio was formed in 2016 in Manchester with all members currently studying at the Royal Northern College of Music. Since then, various successes have included performing as part of the…