Kathleen Ferrier: A Tribute (CD)

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Kathleen Ferrier

Kathleen Ferrier - A Tribute

anon.:

Newcastle

The Keel Row

Ye Banks and Braes

Bach, J S:

St Matthew Passion, BWV244: Erbarme dich

Sung in English

Mass in B minor, BWV232: Agnus Dei

St John Passion, BWV245: Es ist vollbracht

Sung in English

Brahms:

Geistliches Wiegenlied, Op. 91 No. 2

Sapphische Ode, Op. 94 No. 4

Botschaft, Op. 47 No. 1

Bridge:

Go Not, Happy Day

Gluck:

Che faro' senza Euridice? (from Orfeo ed Euridice)

sung in English as 'What is life to me without thee?'

Che puro ciel (Orfeo ed Euridice)

Handel:

Art thou troubled? (from Rodelinda)

Ombra mai fu (from Serse)

Come alla tortorella langue (from Atalanta)

Sung in English

Judas Maccabaeus: Father of Heaven

Messiah: He was despised

Messiah: O thou that tellest good tidings to Zion

Mahler:

Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen (Rückert-Lieder)

Ich atmet' einen linden Duft (Rückert-Lieder)

Um Mitternacht (Rückert-Lieder)

Mendelssohn:

Elijah: Woe unto them

Elijah: O rest in the Lord

Purcell:

Hark! The Echoing Air (from The Fairy Queen, Z629)

Schubert:

An die Musik D547

Der Musensohn, D764 (Goethe)

Gretchen am Spinnrade, D118

Die junge Nonne, D828

Du bist die Ruh D776 (Rückert)

Rosamunde, D797: Romance 'Der Vollmond Strahlt auf Bergeshöh'n'

Schumann:

Er, der Herrlichste von allem (No. 2 from Frauenliebe und Leben, Op. 42)

Stanford:

A soft day

trad.:

Ma bonny lad

Kitty my love

Blow the Wind Southerly

I have a bonnet trimmed with blue

Down by the Salley Gardens

The stuttering lovers

Drink to me only with thine eyes


 


 

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 includes many fascinating pictures of the great contralto.” - The Penguin Guide 2011