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As we continue to follow national guidance around managing the impact of Coronavirus in Leeds, Leeds City Council have now closed a large number of buildings and facilities to the public. These include Leeds Town Hall, Carriageworks Theatre and Pudsey Civic Hall, where we have been able, until recently, to welcome visitors, but the safety and wellbeing of staff and the people of Leeds is always our first priority.

These closures will remain in place throughout March and April. Leeds City Council will be monitoring developments and following government guidance with regards to when it may then be appropriate and practical for us to reopen. In the meantime we are developing our online content and we will endeavour to engage with as many people as we can through our social media channels.

As a result of the closure period all of our events from now until the of April have been cancelled or postponed. A member of our Box Office team will be in touch with you shortly if you have purchased tickets to any of our events. If you have any queries please contact and allow our team to either respond via email or call you back. Should this not be possible, please do call the team on 0113 376 0318 (Mon-Fri between 10am and 5pm), but please be prepared for a short wait. We would like to reassure every ticket holder that we will get back to you as soon as we can by email, telephone or post. We won’t forget you.

Events after the closure period are being reviewed on a weekly basis and we will keep you informed as soon as we can to confirm either way.

Thank you for your understanding and continued support at this unprecedented time. We look forward to welcoming you back to our events in the future.

Keep safe and well.

With kind regards
Leeds Arts Events & Venues Team

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Limited Availability

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Mon 1 January 0001 - Sat 25 January 2020
Leeds Town Hall (Victoria Hall)

Click here to book 2019/20 Orchestral Season subscriptions.

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Vasily Petrenko
Benjamin Appl – baritone
Stephanie Childress – violin 

Rossini – Overture: William Tell Listen
Vaughan Williams – The Lark Ascending Listen
Schubert – Songs with orchestra:
Schubert orch. Jackson - Die Forelle Listen
Schubert orch. Webern - Du bist die Ruh Listen
Schubert orch. Brahms - Geheimes Listen
Schubert orch. Reger - Am Tage aller Seelen Listen
Schubert orch. Liszt - Erlkönig Listen
Beethoven – Symphony No 6 (Pastoral) Listen

Free pre-concert talk at 6.45pm by David Fligg.

Rossini’s William Tell overture is known throughout the world, you might recognise it as the theme
tune to the 1950s TV show The Lone Ranger.

On the day Britain entered WWI, Vaughan Williams was mistaken for a spy strolling along Margate
coast. When he was arrested, his alleged enemy notes turned out to be sketches for The Lark Ascending!

Despite his tragically short life Schubert still became master of the art of song. These five songs are each beautiful notes on life, love, longing and loss.

Beethoven’s Pastoral symphony is one of his most popular, and famously featured in Walt Disney’s 1940 Fantasia.



A £39.22, B £37.10, C £32.86, D £25.44, E £19.08, O £14.84
Over 60s: £1.50 off
Under 18s/students/unwaged: 50% off
(prices include 6% booking fee) 

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  • [The Pastoral Symphony] is more the expression of feeling than painting.
    Beethoven on Symphony No 6