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
‘…a compact triumph of outstanding art song’.
The Sunday Times
Filling the City with Song
Leeds Lieder ‘has fully realised its potential and become an event of international stature’. Opera Now
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.
News and Reviews
Hearty congratulations to Leeds Lieder Director Joseph Middleton, winner of the Young Artist category in the 2017 Royal Philharmonic Society Awards, presented in association with BBC Radio 3. He received his award at the presentation dinner in London on Tuesday 9 May.read more
A capacity audience in the Recital Room of Leeds College of Music on Saturday clapped enthusiastically at every opportunity …read more
Second review in from Seen and Heard International for Songs by Ravel, with Clara Mouriz, Benedict Nelson, Joseph Middleton, David Mosley and Philip Higham.read more
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