Sixty-ninth Season

Meetings held on Thursdays as listed at 7.30pm 
in the Field Terrace Community Centre, Ripley, Derbyshire, DE5 3HL

The aim of the Group is to promote interest in and appreciation of
classical music through the recording medium.

A cordial invitation is extended to all who are interested.



Christine Byard
7 Ferrers Way, Ripley
Tel: 01773 745170

Membership Subscription £ 15.00 per annum or £7.50 per half year.
Charge per visit £3.00 for members or £4.00 for visitors inclusive of refreshments.

Programme 2018 - 2019

Sept 20

Some I Made Earlier
A selection of music from Classical Recordings Quarterly Editions

Jim Bostwick, Yorkshire


Oct 4

Johann Sebastian Bach
Philip Outram, Ripley CMG


Oct 18

Elgar: The Concert Overtures and the Cello Concerto
Tony Pook, York


Nov 1

John Waddoups, Selston


Nov 15

Alzira. Verdi meets the Incas.
Denis Littleton, Ripley


Dec 6

Members’ Choice


Feb 21

An Evening with Edvard Grieg
Jacqueline Ayres, Ripley


Mar 7

Symphonies with and Concertos without …
Dr Gary Midgley, Huddersfield RMS


Mar 21

BBC Proms 1949
Beryl Maycock, Ripley CMG


Apr 4

Selection of Classical Chamber Music
Philip Weightman, Ripley CMG


Apr 18

Chabrier, Espania and Beyond
Mike Wheeler, WEA Music Tutor, Derby and Nottingham


May 2

Return of an Englishman abroad
Bob Astill, Ayreshire


May 23
Annual General Meeting


We are affiliated to the
  Federation of Recorded Music Societies   
(President - Julian Lloyd Webber)
which has pages on the Web and supports all Societies throughout the UK