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Leeds Lieder 2019 is drawing attention online, in-print and on-air. Check out the Festival coverage HERE and for reviews HERE



Leeds Lieder ‘has fully realised its potential and become an event of international stature’. Opera Now


Leeds Lieder Festival 2019

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Education Award

Leeds Lieder win award for Education Project ‘Discovering Lieder’ from Action for Children’s Arts!

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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.

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Photos from Leeds Lieder's post
"Top international singers" "award-winning Joseph Middleton" "Malcolm Martineau's Sardonic humour" "Nicky Spence - tenor's poetic sensibility that takes the breath away" and Miah Persson at "the peak of her powers." So says @hugh_canning in today's @thesundaytimes review of our Festival.
Comments BIS Records Fantastic!! Congratulations Joe and all Fabulous and well deserved Joseph Middleton xx⭐️ Leeds Lieder
"Top international singers" "award-winning @jpianomiddleton" "@pianomalk's Sardonic humour" "@nickythespence's poet… @LeedsLieder 7 44
RT @hugh_canning: Enough of Brexit: in @ST_Culture tomorrow I’ve written about the incomparable Miah Persson and versatile @nickythespence… @LeedsLieder 2 0
Photos from Leeds Lieder's post
#Throwback to last Saturday- the third day of our 2019 Festival- Fatma Said performed 'An Invitation to Travel' alongside Joseph Middleton, plus our Young Artists showcased songs they had been exploring at a Coffee Concert in the morning, and Lieder ... Leeds Lieder
#Throwback to last Saturday- the third day of our 2019 Festival- @FatmaSaid performed 'An Invitation to Travel' alo… @LeedsLieder 4 13
RT @FatmaSaid: Thanks for having me @leedsliederfestival . Such a special festival, audience and atmosphere. Thanks for everyone who came o… @LeedsLieder 4 0
Swedish soprano, Miah Persson, and Leeds Lieder Director, Joseph Middleton, are closing our 2019 Festival with a recital entitled 'Landscape into Song'. Watch LIVE on our Facebook page now. Leeds Lieder

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