Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Cultures

School of Music

Schubert Song Series I

Nika Gorič (soprano) James Newby (baritone) Joseph Middleton (piano)

Programme to include songs and duets by Schubert in settings from Goethe’s Wilhelm Meister.

In association with the Kathleen Ferrier Awards and YCAT and In partnership with Leeds Lieder

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.

6:30pm: Pre-concert talk by Dr Clive McClelland

Clothworkers Centenary Concert Hall, University of Leeds

Tickets: £20  |  £18 (advance saver – available until 29 September)  |  Free – students and under 16s

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