Royal Northern College of Music

Lily Vernon-Purves & Jonathan Fisher

Coffee Concert, 1:00pm Pavilion Arts Centrebutton--dates-and-timesDates & Times

Friday lunchtime recitals by students from Manchester's internationally renowned Royal Northern College of Music.

Lily Vernon-Purves flute
Jonathan Fisher piano

Jules Mouquet La flûte de Pan Op 15
Georg Philip Telemann Sonata in F minor
Manuel de Falla Seven Spanish Folksongs
Paul Taffanel Andante Pastoral and Scherzettino
Theobald Boehm Grand Polonaise Op 16

Lily Vernon-Purves is a flautist and a recent Masters’ graduate from the Royal Northern College of Music (RNCM) Manchester, UK. Lily studied flute with Susan Milan and piccolo with Jennifer Hutchinson. Since graduating from the RNCM, Lily has been accepted on the extra work list of Bath Festival Orchestra and the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. She has since been invited to play 2nd Flute with the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra in a concert in November 2021.

Jonathan Fisher is an accomplished and sought after collaborative pianist having had notable performances at Leeds Lieder, Oxford Lieder Festival, Ryedale Festival, Harrogate Festival, and The Richard Strauss Society, along with many other recitals for music societies across the United Kingdom (UK). He has performed in many prestigious venues throughout the UK including The Purcell Room, The Wigmore Hall, The Bridgewater Hall, and Philharmonic Hall Liverpool. 

Lily Vernon-Purves and Jonathan Fisher appear by kind permission of the RNCM.

Dates & Times

  • Duration: 1hr
  • Price: £7 in advance, £10 on the door