Leeds Lieder Director Joseph Middleton devised the June 2023 edition of BBC Music Magazine’s cover CD, Songs of the Night. He discusses selections on the CD – including works by Mahler, Schumann, Finzi, Maconchy, Brahms, Fauré and more – in the magazine feature. Read the interview below and pick up the magazine here.

Joseph Middleton performs at the 2023 Leeds Lieder Festival throughout June. Find out more here.