We are sorry to announce that due to unforeseen circumstances, we have had to postpone the Toby Spence/Joseph Middleton 17th March recital.
All tickets will be reimbursed in full and a new date will be announced in due course. We apologise for the inconvenience caused and look forward to welcoming you to the Festival in April.
Season Concerts Jan – Mar 2018
26 Jan: Christiane Karg & Joseph Middleton
13 Feb & 3 Mar: Ashley Riches & Joseph Middleton
17 Mar: CELEBRITY RECITAL – Toby Spence & Joseph Middleton
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News and Reviews
LEEDS LIEDER PRESENTS POETRY INTO SONG: A FOUR-DAY CELEBRATION OF ART-SONG Leeds Lieder Festival 2018: Thursday 19 – Sunday 22 April 2018 Leeds Lieder presents – ‘Poetry into Song’ – a four-day Festival (19 – 22 April 2018) celebrating art-song, poetry and...read more
Help us to raise £20,000 for 2018/19 A new opportunity to secure the future for song We are asking song lovers everywhere to be part of our future success. We have already made a start in reaching this ambitious goal and are delighted to say we have already received...read more
The week of 20 November was an exciting one for Leeds Lieder, with two special events to launch the 2018 Festival. On Monday, Bob and Elisabeth Boas kindly welcomed us to their beautiful Robert Adam house in London, where soprano Carolyn Sampson and Joseph Middleton...read more
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