“There’s something so special about being in a concert hall. Two artists who, for one evening, give everything of themselves, expressing the most profound elements of the human condition. I hope somebody sitting there feels something by hearing these texts and amazing songs.” – Joseph Middleton

Leeds Lieder Director Joseph Middleton was interviewed in The Yorkshire Times ahead of the 2023 Leeds Lieder Festival, Touches of Sweet Harmony. He opens up to talk about the Festival’s successes, his vision fr Lieder and the enduring power of song.

Read the interview on the Yorkshire Times website here.

Leeds Lieder 2023 takes place 9 – 17 June. Click here to view the brochure.