We are a Community Charity based in Clitheroe serving the Ribble Valley bringing you great music to just enjoy or hopefully participate in.


Our Jazz & Blues Projects, Events & Links
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3 Tremendous LIVE Gigs!

The Grand Website


We are partnered with Ribble FM and Giants of Jazz Radio. They broadcast regular shows and special events and have listen again facilities. Click the link above to find out more...


Phil Lee, our new monthly writer, has been commissioned to produce "Jazz Pleasures" anecdotal observations about jazz and its history.


Want to find out more and to be kept up-to-date with what’s coming up and what’s going on and special offers? Then sign up to our monthly newsletter - it’s free and we promise no spam!


The 2019 Ribble Valley Jazz and Blues Festival provided the launchpad for our Women in Jazz project.


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An archive of past festivals, street performances and incredible musicians!



During these difficult times, different ways to celebrate the best in jazz, reaching out to our community and beyond to further our aspirations of an inclusive organisation focused on live music.


Launched in 2012, it has recruited over 20 musicians ready and willing to prove that Clitheroe and Ribble Valley is fast becoming an important centre for the development and growth of jazz music.


Funk / Soul / Blues / Jazz - a 10 piece band needing trumpet and trombone players!


Come along - it's free - its fun - join in and play or just chill and have a beer.


A place for musicians to let us know about themselves so we can spotlight them for future gigs.


We're a voluntary organisation so we always need help. If you have some spare time or a passion for keeping music live in Clitheroe and the surrounding areas then please get in touch. Click the link above to find out more.


Like live music, especially jazz and blues? Want to find out more about what we do. Then become a member!


We have a great group of people who plan and coordinate the funding, resources and activities. We're always looking for new inspiration so if you have something to offer then please let us know.

Click above to find out more about what we do.


We use a variety of amazing venues in Clitheroe and around the Ribble Valley and we hope they will be back to normal as soon as possible.


Look here for news and reports about RVJ&B's Annual General Meeting...


The visual inspiration for this updated website has come from Reid Miles and his stunning work for Blue Note Records in the 1950s.


Upcoming Events

Bleep of Faith

Friday, 6 August to Sunday, 8 August
A fabulous weekend of live music

Cold Bath Street Workshop

Saturday, 7 August - 15:00 to 17:00
‘Doorways to Improvisation’ by Tangled Tree Ltd

Shunya Masterclass

Saturday, 7 August - 18:30 to 19:30
Using Software as a Musical Instrument.

Lukáš Oravec Quintet / Nishla Smith Quintet

Friday, 3 September - 19:00 to 22:00
Jazz Double Header at the Grand Theatre

Low Moor Jazz Jam

Tuesday, 7 September - 19:30 to 22:00

Nubiyan Twist

Sunday, 3 October - 19:00 to 22:00
Live at The Grand

Gwilym Simcock, Mike Walker and Hermine Deurloo

Friday, 29 October - 19:00 to 22:00
Live at The Grand

See the full calendar >