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Kathleen Ferrier.

Charles Rigby

Kathleen Ferrier.

by Charles Rigby

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Published by Robert Gale in London .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL18716604M

  Kathleen Ferrier (III Higher Walton, Lancashire - 8.X London, England) was an English contralto singer who achieved an international . Kathleen Ferrier - A Tribute Kathleen Ferrier (contralto) This is the best Kathleen Ferrier collection available and it includes many of her famous recordings Decca have remastered and improved the sound for this bargain two-CD set, and the booklet.

Paul Campion's book 'Ferrier - A Career Recorded' (second edition, published by Thames in and now distributed by Music Sales) contains details of all Ferrier recordings known at the time of publication. Book Description: Fifty years ago, Kathleen Ferrier, the greatest lyric contralto Britain has ever produced, lost her courageous battle with breast cancer. Her name endures to this day, for she struck a chord with a wide-ranging public - in concerts, on records and on the radio - despite a career which lasted barely ten years.

  The story of Kathleen Ferrier’s life and untimely death at only 41 is well-known. Her extraordinary voice is regularly heard on the radio and on recordings that still sell in their thousands.   50+ videos Play all Mix - Kathleen Ferrier, "Blow the wind southerly" YouTube Kathleen Orpheus and s remember. - Duration:


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Kathleen Ferrier by Charles Rigby Download PDF EPUB FB2

Kathleen Ferrier's career as a contralto was built on solid, hard earned talent, and one could easily have imagined her singing into her late 50 s. Buy this book.

See that real talent, real genius such as Ferrier's usually finds it's way through, and didn't need a Simon Cowell to 'discover' her!/5(5). When Kathleen Ferrier died inat the age of forty-one, thousands mourned a woman they had never met; she had been their companion through difficult times and had smiled with them when life became easier.

Now, one hundred years after her birth, new generations are captivated by our Kath and her life-affirming spirit. /5(22). Kathleen Ferrier was a vivacious woman who is best remembered for - and perhaps best celebrated for - her personality. A dedicated and vibrant student of music, she enjoyed immense global success before succumbing to breast This book came as part of my Bookishly subscription box, and it /5.

A Tribute Kathleen Ferrier is nothing less than one of the greatest singers ever. This blessed alto is iconic and legendary. Ferrier was a pioneer in her repertoir, choosing material by baroque masters seldomly listened too and led the rediscovery of works by Handel, Bach, Gluck, and later Mahler and many more when the growing market and demand for operatic recordings were starting to spread/5(10).

Kathleen Ferrier book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5. Kathleen Ferrier - A Memoir. by Ferrier, Kathleen. Cardus, Neville and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Fifty years ago, Kathleen Ferrier, the greatest lyric contralto Britain has ever produced, lost her courageous battle with breast cancer.

Her name endures to this day, for she struck a chord with a wide-ranging public - in concerts, on records and on the radio - despite a /5. A Tribute Kathleen Ferrier is nothing less than one of the greatest singers ever. This blessed alto is iconic and legendary. Ferrier was a pioneer in her repertoir, choosing material by baroque masters seldomly listened too and led the rediscovery of works by Handel, Bach, Gluck, and later Mahler and many more when the growing market and demand for operatic recordings were starting to spread/5(39).

Kathleen Ferrier (22 April - 8 October ) remains one of the best-loved British singers of our time. The eminent vocal expert Alan Blyth wrote of her in Kathleen Ferrier, a legend in her own lifetime, has certainly become one since her untimely death in /5(49).

The book was written within a few years of her death by her sister and Kathleen Ferrier was portrayed as an almost perfect individual but that is understandable as it was obviously written with love, and in truth Kathleen was a strong, brave woman.5/5(5).

This is a collection of three books on Kathleen Ferrier, the English contralto singer (). The books are: 1. The Life of Kathleen Ferrier by Winifred Ferrier. Readers Union, London, Hardback in dustwrapper.

Very good condition, previous owner's name to ffep. Kathleen; The Life of Kathleen Ferrier by Maurice Leonard, foreword by Elizabeth Rating: % positive. An original vintage s autograph book page clearly signed in ink by Kathleen Ferrier.

Certification: From the s London area autograph book of June Brown containing many. Discover releases, reviews, credits, songs, and more about Kathleen Ferrier - The World Of Kathleen Ferrier at Discogs. Complete your Kathleen Ferrier collection/5(9).

An account of the life of the celebrated English contralto Kathleen Ferrier, who died at the height of her fame. She achieved an international reputation as a stage, concert and recording artist, with a repertoire extending from folksong and popular ballads to the classical works of Bach, Brahms, Mahler and Elgar.

Letter extracts from the book: 'Letters and Diaries of Kathleen Ferrier' edited by Christopher Fifield. This unique recording is a piece of history,originally made available through the. In she published The Life of Kathleen Ferrier, an admirably objective account of the singer's career, and a fine evocation of her down-to-earth, humorous personality.

Throughout the book "Win. Genre/Form: Discographies Discography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Cardus, Neville, Sir, Kathleen Ferrier: a memoir. London, Hamilton []. The book gives details of all these works.

Kathleen Ferrier's singing is still greatly loved by musicians and enthusiasts the world over and this book is the indispensible companion to every collection of her records.4/5(4). Genre/Form: Biographies Discographies Discography Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Cardus, Neville, Kathleen Ferrier.

New York, Putnam []. Book Details; Seller Notes: “VG condition book with dust jacket. DJ is clean, has fresh colours and has little wear to edges, spine sunned.

Book has clean and bright contents with no markings.” Title: Kathleen: The Life of Kathleen Ferrier - Item Condition: used item in a very good condition: Author: Leonard, Maurice: ISBN 10 Seller Rating: % positive.

Get this from a library! Kathleen Ferrier, ; a memoir. [Neville Cardus].COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.Kathleen Ferrier - An Ordinary Diva Executive-Producer – David M.

Jackson Film Director – Suzanne Phillips Producer – Valerie Croft Speech – Robert Lindsay: 1: Kathleen Ferrier: An Ordinary Diva: 2: Mrs Wilson: 3: Carlisle to Covent Garden in five years - a darn industrious diva: 4: Yours till hell freezes over: 4 5/5(1).