Internationally acclaimed pianist Martin Roscoe announced as 2024 soloist

We are very excited to announce that our soloist for 2024 will be the internationally acclaimed and widely recorded British pianist, Martin Roscoe.

Martin is a very popular and highly respected pianist who has performed all over the world sharing the stage with such eminent conductors as Sir Simon Rattle and Sir Mark Elder. He has worked with many of the world’s top class orchestras and has particular links with the BBC Philharmonic and the Halle as well as other Manchester, Liverpool and Leeds orchestras. He is also Artistic Director of the Ribble Valley International Piano Week. You can watch clips of some his performances here:

We are thrilled that Martin will play Liszt Piano Concerto No.2 with us on Saturday 1st June 2024 and will also play a solo spot at our concert on Thursday 30th May 2024.

For anyone who wishes to have the opportunity to play or sing on this very special occasion with our wonderful soloist, please submit applications at  We still have a few places left in both the choir and orchestra.