Wednesday 19 June 2019 7:00PM
Leeds Lieder Fundraising Gala
All tickets include a glass of wine
This concert will be approximately 2 hours in duration, including an interval
Priority Bookings made for the Summer booking period of our 2018/19 Season are subject to an administration fee of £4.00 per booking.
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- Elly Ameling Guest of Honour
- Sir Thomas Allen reader, baritone
- Mary Bevan soprano
- Ruby Hughes soprano
- Kate Royal soprano
- Carolyn Sampson soprano
- Jennifer Johnston mezzo-soprano
- Katarina Karnéus mezzo-soprano
- Ann Murray DBE mezzo-soprano
- Kitty Whately mezzo-soprano
- James Gilchrist tenor
- Nicky Spence tenor
- Nick Pritchard tenor
- David Webb tenor
- Roderick Williams baritone
- Marcus Farnsworth baritone
- William Thomas bass-baritone
- Malcolm Martineau piano
- Joseph Middleton piano
MusicIn recent seasons, Leeds Lieder ‘has fully realised its potential and become an event of international stature’ (Opera Now), championing song across the north of England through thriving education projects, commissioning and presenting the finest song recitalists. Tonight, a star-studded line up performs a Shakespearian programme to secure the financial stability of the organisation, led by Sir Thomas Allen and Leeds Lieder Director Joseph Middleton, at the invitation of John Gilhooly.
A limited number of best seats, priced at £200, which include an invitation to a special dinner with the artists, are available exclusively from the Leeds Lieder office on 0113 234 6956 or by email to [email protected]