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Firth Hall, University of Sheffield

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Firth Court, Western Bank
Sheffield, England S10 2TN United Kingdom
0333 666 3366 http://concerts.sheffield.ac.uk/your-visit/firth-hall

October 2017

Leeds Lieder on Tour – Schubert in Sheffield: Schubert Song Series I

15th October 2017 - 7:30 pm
Firth Court, Western Bank
Sheffield, England S10 2TN United Kingdom

Nika Gorič soprano
James Newby baritone
Joseph Middleton piano

Two of the finest British-trained young singers open our Schubert series. James Newby, prizewinner in the Kathleen Ferrier Awards and Wigmore Hall International Song Competition makes a welcome return to Leeds Lieder following his outstanding recital for BBC Radio 3 in our Mahler series last season. He is joined by Nika Gorič whose recent performances have taken her to the Salzburg Young Singers Programme, Verbier Festival, Wigmore Hall and Vienna Musikverein. She has recently been selected as a YCAT artist. They will perform solos and duets from that inspired partnership: Goethe and Schubert.

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November 2017

Leeds Lieder on Tour – Schubert in Sheffield: Schubert Song Series II

21st November 2017 - 7:30 pm
Firth Court, Western Bank
Sheffield, England S10 2TN United Kingdom

Mary Bevan soprano
Joseph Middleton piano

Both recent recipients of the coveted Royal Philharmonic Society Young Artist Awards, Mary Bevan and Joseph Middleton appear at Leeds Lieder following recitals together last season at Wigmore Hall, Concertgebouw Amsterdam and the Musée d’Orsay Paris. Mary’s stellar season has also taken her to Carnegie Hall, Washington’s Kennedy Centre, Vienna’s Theater an den Wien, the Elbphilharmonie in Hamburg and London’s Royal Opera House.

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February 2018

Leeds Lieder on Tour – Schubert in Sheffield: Schubert Song Series III

13th February 2018 - 7:30 pm
Firth Court, Western Bank
Sheffield, England S10 2TN United Kingdom

Ashley Riches bass-baritone
Joseph Middleton piano

A BBC New Generation Artist, bass-baritone Ashley Riches read English at Cambridge University, before studying at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, and as a Jette Parker Young Artist at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. Recent appearances have included with the Berlin Philharmonic/Sir John Eliot Gardiner, the Philharmonia Orchestra/Esa-Pekka Salonen, the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment and at Wigmore Hall.

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December 2018

Sophie Rennert and Joseph Middleton: Noël

20th December 2018 - 7:30 pm
Firth Court, Western Bank
Sheffield, England S10 2TN United Kingdom

A graduate of the Vienna University of Music and prize-winner in numerous prestigious competitions, Sophie appears in Sheffield alongside Leeds Lieder Director Joseph Middleton fresh from recitals at Hamburg’s Elbphilharmonie and Vienna’s Konzerthaus.

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March 2019

Anna Stéphany and Joseph Middleton

28 March - 7:30 pm
Firth Court, Western Bank
Sheffield, England S10 2TN United Kingdom

Anna Stéphany is emerging as one of the world’s most exciting mezzo sopranos. In demand across the globe, she is a firm favourite with conductors and directors, garnering plaudits with each appearance.

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