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Oxford Lieder Festival to go ahead this October

OXFORD LIEDER FESTIVAL PLANS ANNOUNCED 10–17 October 2020 We are delighted to announce that this year’s Oxford Lieder Festival will go ahead, in a bold and innovative new format. ...


Lieder Festival Passes on sale now

Festival Passes are available now, priced at £90. Passes give access to all of the Festival's 35-40 events, completely live and for two weeks after the Festival, as well as all associated...


Suckling's 'The Tuning' wins Scots New Music Award

We're delighted that Martin Suckling's song cycle The Tuning, which was commissioned by Oxford Lieder, was chosen to receive The Dorico Award for Small / Medium Scale Work sponsored by Stei...


Spring Song: Important announcement

SPRING SONG 2020 CANCELLED A MESSAGE FROM OXFORD LIEDER'S ARTISTIC DIRECTOR, SHOLTO KYNOCH: With great regret, we are having to cancel Spring Song. This is an enormous disappointment bu...


Young Artist Platform 2020 Winners Announced

After a fabulous day of recital auditions for our Young Artist Platform, we're delighted to announce the 2020 winners: Siân Dicker (soprano) & Krystal Tunnicliffe (piano) Jo&eum...


Date for your diary: Oxford Lieder Festival 2020

Oxford Lieder Festival Connections Across Time: A Brief History of Song 9 - 24 October 2020 Music and poetry unite and collide across centuries, from the Baroque to the Enlightenment to the ...


Song at Wolfson series

We are delighted to continue our series of early-evening song recitals in collaboration with Wolfson College. The auditorium at Wolfson is an ideal space for song performance: intimate, with e...


Cheryl Frances-Hoad announced as Associate Composer

We are delighted to welcome Cheryl Frances-Hoad as Oxford Lieder's first Associate Composer. Over the next three years, Cheryl will write a number of commissioned works, beginning with two worl...


Young Artist Platform 2019 Winners Announced

After a fabulous day of recital auditions for our Young Artist Platorm, we're delighted to announce the 2019 winners: Lotte Betts-Dean (mezzo-soprano) & Joseph Havlat (piano) Ema Niko...


2018 Oxford Lieder Festival Programme Announced

We are delighted to announce the full programme for the 17th Oxford Lieder Festival, The Grand Tour: A European Journey in Song, 12-27 October 2018.   All events are now listed on our websit...


Young Artist Platform 2018 Winners Announced

After a fabulous day of recital auditions for our Young Artist Platorm, we're delighted to announce the 2018 winners: Jessica Dandy (contralto) & Dylan Perez (piano) Harriet Burn...


Current Vacancy

LEARNING AND PARTICIPATION CO-ORDINATOR Oxford Lieder seeks a new team member at an exciting time of development and expansion. The Learning and Participation Co-ordinator will play a vital role...


Fauré mélodies introduced live at the Oxford Lieder Festival 2015

Roy Howat, pianist and the editor of Peters Edition complete Fauré mélodies, introduces the new edition with musical examples. Filmed live at the Oxford Lieder Festival in 2015, at th...


Festive Suppers

We have partnered with The Vaults and Garden Café and St Stephen's House to bring you Festive Suppers every evening (except Saturday 21). They provide a delicious hot meal in a comfortab...


Festival Brochure

Please click here to view the brochure for this year's Oxford Lieder Festival, The Last of the Romantics: Mahler and fin-de-siècle Vienna. The Friends of Oxford Lieder advance bo...