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Kathleen Ferrier: A Centenary Tribute

Kathleen Ferrier: A Centenary Tribute

Catalog Number: RRC4011
Label: Regis Records
Format: CD

Available: 15
Price: $16.99

Kathleen Ferrier (1912-1953)

A Centenary Tribute

Regis presents a beautifully packaged four CD wallet box to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Kathleen Ferrier’s birth. The varied repertoire presented here showcases Ferrier’s versatility" from British folksong to her legendary classical recordings including Mahler’s epic Das Lied Von der Erde.

CD 1 - 'What is Life?' 22 favourite tracks including 'Blow The Wind Southerly', Handel`s Largo, 'Art Thou Troubled?', 'O Rest In The Lord' and 'Silent Night'

CD 2 - 'Klever Kaff' 19 more favourite tracks including 'Che Faro... senza Eurydice', 'He Was Despised', 'I Know Where I`m Going' and 'Come You Not From Newcastle?'

CD 3 - Mahler 'Das Lied Von Der Erde' and Brahms 'Alto Rhapsody'
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra and Bruno Walter (Mahler)
London Philharmonic Orchestra and Clement Krauss (Brahms)

CD 4 - Mahler 'Kindertotenlieder', Ruckert Lieder (Nos. 1,4,5), Brahms 'Four Serious Songs'
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra and Bruno Walter

The greatest thing in music in my life has been to have known Kathleen Ferrier and Gustav Mahler - in that order.
Bruno Walter

No singer in this country has ever been more deeply loved, as much for the person she was as for the voice she uttered.
Rupert Christiansen