“There’s nothing broad-brush about a recital, I have to be specific in my storytelling to keep the audience engaged.” – Jennifer Johnston

Ahead of her recital inaugurating the Leeds Lieder Spring 2023 Concert Season accompanied by Joseph Middleton, mezzo-soprano ‘Scouse Diva’ Jennifer Johnston sits down with the Yorkshire Times’ Andrew Palmer for an incredibly illuminating, in-depth interview on her career, her city, inclusivity and the future of Lieder.

Click here to read the interview on the Yorkshire Times website.

Jennifer Johnston and Joseph Middleton perform at Clothworkers’ Centenary Concert Hall on Friday 10 February 2023. More info here.