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Tickets for "When Yesterday we Met..." now FREE!

Oxford Lieder is delighted to annouce that due to a very generous donation from The Patsy Wood Trust, all tickets for our interactive, narrated family concert on Sunday 14th of October at 4pm are n...


Exclusive Sarah Connolly recordings

Mezzo-soprano Sarah Connolly and pianist Eugene Asti gave a stunning recital at the 2011 Oxford Lieder Festival. The concert was recorded, and two tracks are now exclusively available to Oxford Lie...


Oxford Lieder Master Course deadline extended!

APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED TO FRIDAY 24TH AUGUST - BURSARIES AVAILABLE Applications are still encouraged from singers and pianists for the 2012 Oxford Lieder Master Course. This year's cour...


2012 Oxford Lieder Festival programme announced: 12th-27th October

We are delighted to announce the programme for this year's Oxford Lieder Festival, which runs 12th-27th October. Friends will receive their advance booking forms in the coming days; general boo...


Winners of the Young Artist Platform

On Saturday 19th May, six exceptional young duos gave 40-minute recitals, competing for this year's Young Artist Platform. Our adjudicator, the renowned soprano Sophie Daneman, faced an extreme...


The Eleventh Oxford Lieder Festival: 12th-27th October 2012

The full line-up for the Oxford Lieder Festival will be announced here very shortly. Confirmed artists include Sarah Connolly, Florian Boesch, Alice Coote, Lucy Crowe, James Gilchrist, Katarina ...


John Mark Ainsley, Joan Rogers, Roderick Williams and others to feature in a memorable Spring season

On Saturday 28th January, John Mark Ainsley and Roger Vignoles begin 2012 for us with Schumann's magnificent song cycle Dichterliebe. In April we have a wonderful weekend of song at the Holywel...


Sally Matthews, Karen Cargill & Simon Lepper to give first recital of Oxford Lieder's eleventh season

For the first concert of our eleventh season, we are delighted to welcome this outstanding trio in a varied and uplifting programme of songs and duets. For full programme details, click here. This...


"Mirroring Waves"

As part of our 10th Anniversary celebrations, Oxford Lieder is delighted to have an exhibition of recent works by Joanna Brendon MBE on display at the Holywell Music Room throughout the festiv...


Tenth Birthday Special Offer

To celebrate our tenth birthday, we are offering ten tickets to every 8pm concert for just £10. These tickets will be allocated on the door only, on a first-come-first-served basis, available...


Composer in Residence: Charlotte Bray

We are delighted to have, for the first time, a Composer in Residence, the outstanding young British composer Charlotte Bray. Described in the Daily Telegraph as "a composer who can generate a...


"The Wagner Effect"

Richard Wagner is acknowledged as one of the towering influences on composers of the late 19th Century. During two study days, on Tuesday 18th and Wednesday 19th October, we examine why this is, wi...


Schubert Weekend

PASSES ARE NOW AVAILABLE TO THE SCHUBERT WEEKEND - CLICK HERE This year’s Lieder Festival opens with a Schubert weekend, covering every song from Die schöne Müllerin in 1823 to Die...


Swedish Weekend

    PASSES ARE NOW AVAILABLE TO THE SWEDISH WEEKEND - CLICK HERE This year, we are delighted to present a weekend celebrating Swedish song. We welcome a superbly talented set of artist...


View the 2011 Festival Brochure here

The brochure for this year's Lieder Festival can be viewed in full on this site. Click here to see it. We recommend you select the "full-screen" option. You can easily close the adve...