Leeds Lieder Festival 
25th to 28th April 2019

Visit our what’s on section to see the full programme or click HERE to see the brochure on Issuu.




Leeds Lieder Season 2018-19

Click here to see what’s on from Dec 2018 – Mar 2019




Leeds Lieder Festival 2018

See our gallery of photos from this year’s hugely successful Festival here


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

2019 Festival Programme Launch

Leeds Lieder are pleased to announce the programme for the 2019 Lieder Festival, which is taking place from Thursday the 25th to Sunday the 28th of April. We invite you to join us for another packed festival of talks, concerts, poetry, recitals, masterclasses, a...

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Support Leeds Lieder

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.

RT @corpus_p_arts: Selected Y8 students enjoyed a morning @LeedsTownHall on Friday performing in Cool Lieder @LeedsLieder #coollieder #leed… @LeedsLieder 2 0
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Photos from Leeds Lieder's post
We can't wait to have a jaunt to London for our Wigmore Hall Fundraising Gala in June. Tickets are selling fast, and we're not surprised. Check out the list of artists due to perform, all of whom are waiving their ... Leeds Lieder
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Stunning evening of Brahms, Schumann, Mahler and Korngold last night at Opera North's Howard Assembly Room, given by Catriona Morison - winner of Cardiff Singer of the World, and Joseph Middleton.
Leeds Lieder is with BBC Cardiff Singer of the ...
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#ApplicationsNowOpen We are inviting 10 duos, aged 30 years or under, to become the 2019 Leeds Lieder Young Artists and immerse themselves in the Festival, with opportunities to perform and a prize available for most promising duo. For further information ... Comments George Fradley Leeds Lieder

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