The RVJazz Fest opening gig at Holmes Mill is a treat! It’s Manchester born blues legend Victor Brox, a musical virtuoso and one of Britain’s greatest ever blues/rock vocalists & musicians. His vocals are great, AND he plays keyboards/brass/guitar. Victor ranks alongside the likes of Joe Cocker and Stevie Marriott. Book early!

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Rediffusion All Stars is the latest project from bandleader and saxophonist supremo Richard Ormrod, known for his work with The Jam Factory and former Festival favourites Dread Supreme.

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Live performance from Preston based improvisers Cold Bath Street. A band with strong links with UCLan (University of Central Lancashire) will be presenting material from their third album: In an age when communication technologies paradoxically seem to increasingly isolate us from each other, Cold Bath Street return to the organic interactions of classic groups such as Pink Floyd, The Grateful Dead and Can. 

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The official Jazz Festival 10 Anniversary party night with 2 great bands + DJ combusting with fire, energy, passion.
Isaac Birituro & the Rail Abandon bring a specially commissioned international band performance, featuring superstar Ghanian xylophonist Isaac Birituro playing alongside The Rail Abandon, a group of brilliant UK based musicians led by Grammy Award winning producer Sonny Johns.

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This Sunday afternoon gig kicks off an enterprising day of jazz supported by Jazz North Northernline. Artephis are RNCM alumni combining outstanding musicianship and spry energy with organic, sophisticated compositions; light-footed grooves call on late 60s, early 70s, Miles Davis, Prog Rock and electronic music.

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A Festival Dinner Jazz gig in Holmes Mill's classy Bistro Grill Bar. Nicola Farnon is a remarkable performer on stage, a fine singer and and outstanding swinging bass player and with a personality to match!

Meal served at from 5.30pm Performance from 7pm

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Ribble Valley International Jazz Festival is thrilled to welcome one of Europe's trailblazing jazz groups to headline the Sunday night of the festival.

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