Filling the city with song

 

‘… one of the most exuberant and far-reaching festivals of
art-song in the UK.’

(The Times)

Filling the city with song

 

‘… one of the most exuberant and far-reaching festivals of
art-song in the UK.’

(The Times)

Filling the city with song

 

‘… one of the most exuberant and far-reaching festivals of
art-song in the UK.’

(The Times)

Leeds Lieder celebrates the performance and composition of song and of poetry in many languages.

Between our annual festivals we hold a lively programme of concerts, talks and educational activities in co-promotions with the Howard Assembly Room at Opera North, Leeds College of Music, the University of Leeds and Leeds International Concert Series. Filling the city with Song.

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Welcome to the 2016-17 Leeds Lieder Concert Season

  Welcome to our 2016-17 Season! Amongst these events you will find a veritable selection of treats to tempt you along to join the warm, inquisitive and knowledgable audiences at Leeds Lieder as we share together some of the most remarkable poetry and music...

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The Friends of Leeds Lieder are the heart of the Festival. Without their financial support – membership subscriptions, donations and Gift Aid – we simply would not be able to fill the city with song.

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RT @KathleenEvans12: Add to buy list! @nickythespence @iainburnside performed some of these songs @LeedsLieder Festival 2016. Terrific! htt… @LeedsLieder 2 0
RT @Opera_North: Less than 3 hours to go! RT to wish the whole #ONRosenkavalier team Toi Toi Toi for opening night @GrandTheatreLS1 https:/… @LeedsLieder 21 0
RT @Sviceridor: Just a few hours till curtain up on Rosenkavalier première @Opera_North Very excited for cast, chorus, crew and band. Wishi… @LeedsLieder 4 0
t.co The great Christa Ludwig accepting her Gramophone Lifetime Achievement Award: https://t.co/zSx2FIQqRE @GramophoneMag Leeds Lieder
The great Christa Ludwig accepting her Gramophone Lifetime Achievement Award: https://t.co/zSx2FIQqRE @GramophoneMag @LeedsLieder 0 0
t.co Fascinating interview with Callas: https://t.co/oyZEpfPPei Leeds Lieder
Fascinating interview with Callas: https://t.co/oyZEpfPPei @LeedsLieder 0 0
RT @SophieRennert: Website updated! 16/17 brings some very exciting tasks for me!
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Hurrah to the brilliant baritone @BenjaminAppl for his @GramophoneMag win!!! He gave the music superb recital @LeedsLieder last year. Bravo! Leeds Lieder

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