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Following the UK Government and Public Health England’s announcement of enhanced recommendations to counter the spread of the Covid-19 (coronavirus) pandemic by avoiding large gatherings, we have taken the decision to cancel the 2020 Leeds Lieder Festival. 

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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

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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RT @OxfordLieder: There's just 1 month to go before the 2020 Oxford Lieder Festival begins! We've over 100 world-class artists in 40 stunni… @LeedsLieder 5 0
RT @OxfordLieder: Day 1: 10 Oct, 7.30pm
Our opening night concert is given by the great mezzo @spconnolly & #EugeneAsti. Join us live onlin…
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RT @wigmore_hall: This acclaimed duo will open our New Autumn Series on Sunday 13 September with a Schubert and Berg programme.
The concer…
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RT @wigmore_hall: "You can now attend indoor and outdoor performances, for example dramatic, musical or comedy shows."

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RT @wigmore_hall: ‘We should embrace this as an opportunity to do things better, making our music available to a much broader demographic a… @LeedsLieder 24 0
RT @RoyalPhilSoc: This Saturday, join @ASMForchestra in person or online as they launch they’re new concert series - re:connect!

Hear @Svi…
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RT @wigmore_hall: Do you miss live music?
Tune in on our website from from 13 September - 22 December 2020 to watch more than 100 live conc…
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RT @swap_ra: *BREAKING* SWAP’ra Emergency Fund Applications are now open! Covid19 has made life in the performing arts incredibly difficult… @LeedsLieder 63 0
RT @OxfordLieder: Did you catch last night’s Facebook Premiere of ‘Winter Journey’, performed by @Sviceridor and
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