“The quality of this performance gave ample evidence of just how worthwhile this festival has proven to be.” – Melanie Eskenazi, musicOMH

musicOMH awarded Sir Simon Keenlyside and Joseph Middleton’s Closing Gala recital a full five stars as the 2023 Leeds Lieder Festival drew to a close, applauding their performance of Schubert’s Winterreise. Reviewing the concert, Melanie Eskenazi recognised Keenlyside’s “raw, uncompromising” approach to embodying the protagonist role.

Read the review on the musicOMH website here.

Leeds Lieder 2023 takes place 9 – 17 June. Click here to view the brochure.
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MusicOMH review - Sir Simon Keenlyside - 19 June 2023