Opening of the Leeds Lieder Season

14 October sees the launch of the 2015/16 Leeds Lieder Season with a recital by Johnny Herford accompanied by Joseph Middleton, the first in a three-part series focussing on the songs of Richard Strauss.  This recital also marks Joseph Middleton’s first programmed season as Director of Leeds Lieder.

Other performers appearing in the season include Kate Royal singing Mahler and Barber (7 November), Louise Alder in a programme of music by Strauss and his contemporaries (2 December), Sir Thomas Allen in a programme of English song (31 January) and Lucy Crowe singing works by Purcell, Britten, Ireland and Walton by (18 February),

The Leeds Lieder Festival (1-3 April) will feature appearances from The Myrthen Ensemble, Iain Burnside and, of course, Joseph Middleton.

For further details please click here to visit the Leeds Lieder website.

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