The highly acclaimed pianist Joseph Middleton specialises in the repertoire of chamber music and song. He has enjoyed partnerships with Sir Thomas Allen, Dame Felicity Lott, Carolyn Sampson, Dame Sarah Connolly, Ian Bostridge, Christopher Maltman, Kate Royal, Wolfgang Holzmair, Iestyn Davies, Christiane Karg, Louise Alder, Mark Padmore and Katarina Karnéus in venues including New York’s Alice Tully Hall, the Vienna Konzerthaus, Amsterdam Concertgebouw, Cologne Philharmonie, Zürich Tonhalle, Luxembourg Philharmonie and London’s Wigmore Hall. He is a regular guest at festivals in Aix-en-Provence, Aldeburgh, Edinburgh, Munich, Stuttgart, Frankfurt, Ravinia, San Francisco, Toronto and Vancouver as well as the BBC Proms, and is heard frequently in his own series on BBC Radio3. Joseph Middleton is director of Leeds Lieder, musician in residence at Pembroke College Cambridge and a professor at his alma mater, the Royal Academy of Music. He has a fast-growing and award-winning discography and was the recipient of the Royal Philharmonic Society’s Young Artist of the Year Award in 2017.