Gwyneth Herbert with primary school children

Thank you everyone

A huge thank you to our wonderful audiences, performers, supporters and hosts. We have many beautiful memories of packed out houses, pin-drop silences, breathtaking virtuosity …

Peter & the Wolf

Education: Peter and the Wolf

Last week the Mercury Theatre in Colchester hosted the culmination of Roman River Music’s biggest education project of 2016

Rachel Smith, Friend of Roman River Music

Friend Profile

Brightlingsea-based recording producer Rachel Smith reflects on why she became a Friend of Roman River. ‘I moved here eighteen years ago, relieved to leave the noise …


Living Room Live

Living Room Live brings music to those who can’t travel to our festival concerts. Do you know someone who loves music but is …

Picture of pots

New Festival Artist for 2016

We are delighted to announce Anne-Marie Jacobs as the Roman River Festival Artist for 2016. Ceramist Anne-Marie lives on Mersea Island, and …