RNCM on the Road

Our ensembles and soloists perform regularly at prestigious venues and festivals throughout the UK.

Over recent years, RNCM musicians have performed at The Bridgewater Hall, Wigmore Hall, the Royal Festival Hall, St Martin-in-the-Fields, Royal Albert Hall, and at major festivals including Huddersfield, Deal, Buxton, Chester, Lichfield, and Salisbury, as well as providing musicians for ongoing series at Buxton Opera House and Nottingham Theatre Royal.

Here are some highlights of our upcoming travels…

Chester Music Festival

Manchester Camerata and RNCM conductors/soloists

Wed 08 June  1.00pm
Chester Town Hall

delia and abel

Arvo Pärt Fratres
J S Bach Prelude from English Suite 2 in A minor
Simon Steen-Andersen Next to Beside Besides
Gabriel Fauré Sicilliene Op 78
Giovanni Sollima Lamentatio
Georg Breinschmid Skubek’s Delight
Trad. South African Ulidzile

Abel Selaocoe cello
Delia Stevens percussion

Wed 08 Jun  8.00pm
St Thomas of Canterbury, Chester

kana carlos

Dmitri Shostakovich Chamber Symphony in C minor Op 110a
Giovanni Bottesini Double Bass Concerto No 2 in B minor
Felix Mendelssohn Violin Concerto in E minor Op 64
Sergei Prokofiev Symphony No 1 in D major Op 25 ‘Classical Symphony’
Adam Kornas, Carlos Agreda conductors
Toby Hughes double bass
Kana Ohashi violin

Fri 10 Jun  8.00pm
St. Thomas’ Church, Parkgate Road


Joseph Haydn Symphony No 69 in C minor Hob I:69
W A Mozart Serenade in C Minor K 388
Joseph Haydn Symphony No 75 in D major Hob I:75
W A Mozart Piano Concerto No. 9 in E flat Major K271

Matthew Weites, Thiago Santos conductors
Jeremy So piano

For more information, see the Storyhouse website.

See the full Chester Festival programme here.


The RNCM also provides musicians for the following regular concert series: 

Buxton Opera House at the Pavilion Arts Centre

pavilion arts centre

Concerts take place at 1pm

Fri 13 May    Da Capo Duo (Sarah Atter, flute and Amy Bowles, guitar)

Fri 03 Jun    Gravity Percussion Duo (Peter Mitchell and Anthony Mann)

For more information, see the Buxton Opera House website.


Didsbury Coffee Concerts at Emmanuel Church, Didsbury


Concerts take place on Saturday morning at 11.00am

16 and 30 Apr

14 and 28 May

18 and 25 Jun

09 and 16 Jul

For more information, see the St James and Emmanuel website.


St Ann’s Piano Recital Series at St Ann’s Church, Manchester

st ann's church

Concerts take place on Saturday afternoons at 1.00pm

23 Apr

14 May

25 Jun


St Ann’s Chamber Music Series

Concerts take place on Wednesday lunchtimes at 1.00pm

13 Apr

04 May

22 Jun

For more information, see the St Ann’s Church website.


Whitworth Art Gallery RNCM/Gina Miller Series at Grand Hall, Whitworth Art Gallery, Oxford Road


Concerts take place on Sunday afternoon at 3pm

17 Apr

01, 15 and 29 May

03 Jul

For more information, see the Friends of the Whitworth website.

Crosby Hall, Liverpool


Full-length evening recitals at varying times

Sun 17 Apr    Scarlet Trio (Philip Brett, violin, Alexander Mitchell, viola, and Amy Jolly, cello)
Sun 12 Jun    Opera Gala (performers to be announced)

For more information, see the Chet Centre website.