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


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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...


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.

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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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Share photos, video and message friends. Connect with like-minded jazz/music lovers.



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



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.

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You can find a copy of the draft Minutes from this year’s Annual General Meeting here.


Usually we have an annual jazz festival but... so find out what we did in 2020 and what we are planning for 2021.


A live dazzling display of contemporary fare, ranging from Turkish panache to soundscapes of latin America to English pastoralism.



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.


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

Ribble FM - The Jazz Show with Miles & Matt

Wednesday, 2 December - 21:00 to 23:00
Hopefully a Release from Lockdown Freedom Special!

Ribble FM - Paul Rigby Presents "Big Bands & Beyond"

Wednesday, 9 December - 21:00 to 22:00
Professional Musician, Educator and Broadcaster, Paul joins the team presenting “Big Bands and Beyond”.

Ribble FM Jazz Show with Sue B

Wednesday, 16 December - 21:00 to 22:00
Sue's Christmas favourites!

Ribble FM - A Jazzy Christmas Special

Wednesday, 23 December - 21:00 to 23:00
Requests from our club friends and members.

Ribble FM - The Jazz Show with Alan Bramwell

Wednesday, 30 December - 21:00 to 22:00
Selections from his archive of Ribble FM Shows

See the full calendar >