Many Queen Mary’s girls have achieved ABRSM Grade 8 Distinction and beyond, and performance opportunities have included concerts at Ripon Cathedral to recordings on BBC Radio 4. Looking to the future, obviously, this is an uncertain time for cathedral music all over Ripon Cathedral Music Department . 25,641 were here. Music at Queen Mary’s Yorkshire. The aim of the campaign is to raise £5million over the next five years which will ensure the music at the Cathedral – which has a nationwide reputation - … The appointment of an Interim Director of Music With the departure of the current Director of Music, the chapter of Ripon Cathedral is seeking to appoint an interim Director of Music to manage, encourage and lead the music department through the coming year. Ripon Cathedral Music Department, Ripon, United Kingdom. DISCLAIMER: Ripon Cathedral Choir accepts no responsibility for the content of comments and links posted by users. 25,840 were here. 586 likes. The Cathedral Church of St Peter and St Wilfrid, commonly known as Ripon Cathedral, and until 1836 known as Ripon Minster, is a cathedral in the North Yorkshire city of Ripon.Founded as a monastery by Scottish monks in the 660s, it was refounded as a Benedictine monastery by St Wilfrid in 672. Ripon Cathedral is a beautiful, ancient church with a history reaching back to the 7th Century. The music department has a broad, inclusive and aspirational extra-curricular programme. professional musicians perform. The chamber choir regularly sings Evensong at Ripon Cathedral and have been invited to perform with the cathedral … A major appeal to guarantee the future of the music at Ripon Cathedral is to be formally launched at the Cathedral on Sunday December 14th. Evensong goes live at 6pm on Youtube. Our ensembles cater for instrumentalists of all abilities. Ripon Cathedral has a fine tradition of music which dates back to the 7th Century when St Wilfrid brought two singing masters from Canterbury to teach the monks singing and Gregorian chants. Today's streamed evensong at 6pm is led by Canon Barry and includes music from our Succentor Revd Dan and organ voluntary for St George's Day: Elgar's Nimrod played by our Assistant Organist Tom Coxhead. Ripon Cathedral is a beautiful, ancient church with a history reaching back to the 7th Century. Most recently, school ensembles have performed at the Northern Aldborough Festival, The Great Yorkshire Show, the Ripon Cathedral Festival and Durham University. The department is developing strong links within Ripon, playing concerts for local charities and festivals and feeding its pupils into local orchestras, choirs and bands. As well as weekly lunchtime recitals, the music department hosts several concerts in school during the academic year and the choirs and ensembles take a prominent role in the school Carol Service and Commemoration Service in Ripon Cathedral. Thank you to all who are contributing to our daily services. Queen Mary’s strong traditions in both instrumental and choral Music enables you to be involved at whatever level you choose. Contact the Cathedral Office on 01765 603462 Chapter House: 01765 602072 Ripon Cathedral Offices, Liberty Courthouse, Ripon, North Yorkshire, HG4 1QS Extra-curricular music.