News and Reviews

Review: Des Knaben Wunderhorn, 4 March 2017

‘Although Mahler’s Knaben Wunderhorn songs with orchestra are well known, one rarely encounters them with piano; and this version, presented by Leeds Lieder at the University of Leeds, was a revelation…’   Read more here Thank you to Anthony Ogus for...

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Winterreise: Pre-concert Talk with Dr Clive McClelland

Ticket holders for the recital of Winterreise by Ian Bostridge and Joseph Middleton on 18 February are invited to join Dr Clive McClelland of University of Leeds for a pre-concert talk at 6.30pm, The Venue, Leeds College of Music. The talk will explore the idea of the...

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Leeds Lieder Festival 2017 announced!

We are thrilled to announce Leeds Lieder Festival, 21 April – 23 April 2017: Songs of Travel. One of the world’s most sought after and charismatic singers, British baritone Simon Keenlyside opens the Festival on 21 April with a characteristically...

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Leeds Lieder 2016-17 season opening concert

The 2016-17 Leeds Lieder concert season’s first recital is almost upon us!  On 12 October 2016 at 7.30pm Ruby Hughes and Joseph Middleton perform the first in the Mahler Song Series in Clothworkers’ Centenary Concert Hall at the University of Leeds.  The...

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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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Ruby Hughes to perform…

Due to ill health, Lucy Crowe has been forced to cancel her appearance with Leeds Lieder. We are delighted that Ruby Hughes will perform in her absence.

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LUCY CROWE – Soprano

Born in Staffordshire, Lucy Crowe studied at the Royal Academy of Music. She has established herself as one of the leading lyric sopranos of her generation.

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