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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... More…

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Contents

 Excerpt, Gluck: Orfeo ed Euridice

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  • London Symphony Orchestra
  • Sir Malcolm Sargent
  • Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1946-02-27
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

"What is life?"

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Gluck: Orfeo ed Euridice (Orphée et Euridice) - Sung in Italian / Vienna version (1762)

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  • Southern Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Fritz Stiedry
  • Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1947-06
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

Arioso: "Che puro ciel, che chiaro sol"

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 Excerpt, Handel: Rodelinda

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  • London Symphony Orchestra
  • Sir Malcolm Sargent
  • Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1946-02-27
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

"Art thou troubled?"

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 Excerpt, Handel: Serse

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  • London Symphony Orchestra
  • Sir Malcolm Sargent
  • Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1948-10-07
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

"Ombra mai fù"

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Schubert: An die Musik D547

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  • Phyllis Spurr (piano), Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1949-02
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studios, West Hampstead, London

Schubert: Der Musensohn, D764 (Goethe)

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  • Phyllis Spurr (piano), Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1949-12
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studios, West Hampstead, London

Schubert: Gretchen am Spinnrade, D118

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  • Phyllis Spurr (piano), Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1947-03
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studios, West Hampstead, London

Schubert: Die junge Nonne, D828

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  • Phyllis Spurr (piano), Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1947-03
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studios, West Hampstead, London

 Excerpt, Mendelssohn: Elijah, Op. 70

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  • The Boyd Neel String Orchestra
  • Boyd Neel
  • Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1946-09
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studios, West Hampstead, London

"Woe, woe unto them who forsake Him!"

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 Excerpt, Mendelssohn: Elijah, Op. 70

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  • The Boyd Neel String Orchestra
  • Boyd Neel
  • Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1946-09
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studios, West Hampstead, London

"Oh rest in the Lord, wait patiently for Him"

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 Excerpt, Schumann: Frauenliebe und -leben, Op. 42

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  • Kathleen Ferrier (contralto), John Newmark (piano)
  • Recorded: 1950-07
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studios, West Hampstead, London

2. Er, der Herrlichste von allen

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Brahms: Geistliches Wiegenlied, Op. 91 No. 2

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  • Max Gilbert (viola), Phyllis Spurr (piano), Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1949-02
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studios, West Hampstead, London

 Excerpt, Brahms: Lieder (5), Op. 94

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  • Phyllis Spurr (piano), Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1949-12
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studios, West Hampstead, London

4. Sapphische Ode

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 Excerpt, Brahms: Lieder (5), Op. 47

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  • Phyllis Spurr (piano), Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1949-12
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studios, West Hampstead, London

1. Botschaft

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 Excerpt, Handel: Atalanta

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  • Phyllis Spurr (piano), Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1949-10
  • Recording Venue: Studio of Norsk Rikskringkasting, Oslo

"Like as the love-lorn turtle"

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Stanford: A soft day, Op.140, No.3

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  • Frederick Stone (piano), Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1952-06
  • Recording Venue: BBC Broadcasting House, Concert Hall, London

Bridge: Go Not, Happy Day

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  • Frederick Stone (piano), Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1952-06
  • Recording Venue: BBC Broadcasting House, Concert Hall, London

trad.: Come you not from Newcastle

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  • Frederick Stone (piano), Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1952-06
  • Recording Venue: BBC Broadcasting House, Concert Hall, London

trad.: The Keel Row (Northumbrian Folk Song)

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  • Phyllis Spurr (piano), Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1949-02
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studios, West Hampstead, London

trad.: Ma Bonny Lad (Northumbrian Folk Song)

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  • Phyllis Spurr (piano), Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1949-02
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studios, West Hampstead, London

trad.: Kitty my love

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  • Frederick Stone (piano), Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1952-06
  • Recording Venue: BBC Broadcasting House, Concert Hall, London

trad.: Blow the Wind Southerly

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  • Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1949-02
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studios, West Hampstead, London

anon.: Ye Banks and Braes

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  • Phyllis Spurr (piano), Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1951-12-10
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studios, West Hampstead, London

trad.: I have a bonnet trimmed with blue

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  • Phyllis Spurr (piano), Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1951-12
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studios, West Hampstead, London

trad.: Down by the Salley Gardens

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  • Phyllis Spurr (piano), Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1949-02
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studios, West Hampstead, London

trad.: The stuttering lovers

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  • Phyllis Spurr (piano), Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1951-12-10
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studios, West Hampstead, London

trad.: Drink to me only with thine eyes

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  • Phyllis Spurr (piano), Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1951-12-10
  • Recording Venue: Decca Studios, West Hampstead, London

 Excerpt, Purcell: The Fairy Queen, Z629

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  • Phyllis Spurr (piano), Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1949-10
  • Recording Venue: Studio of Norsk Rikskringkasting, Oslo

Hark! The Echoing Air

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 Excerpt, Handel: Judas Maccabaeus, HWV 63

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  • London Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Sir Adrian Boult
  • Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1952-10
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

Father of Heaven

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 Excerpt, Handel: Messiah

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  • London Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Sir Adrian Boult
  • Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1952-10
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

8. O thou that tellest good tidings to Zion

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 Excerpt, Handel: Messiah

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  • London Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Sir Adrian Boult
  • Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1952-10
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

21. Air: He was despised

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 Excerpt, Bach, J S: St Matthew Passion, BWV244

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  • The National Symphony Orchestra
  • Sir Malcolm Sargent
  • David Mccallum (violin), Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1946-02
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

No.39 "Have mercy, Lord on me."

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 Excerpt, Bach, J S: Mass in B minor, BWV232

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  • London Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Sir Adrian Boult
  • Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1952-10
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

Agnus Dei

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 Excerpt, Bach, J S: St John Passion, BWV245

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  • London Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Sir Adrian Boult
  • Kathleen Ferrier (contralto), Ambrose Gauntlett (viola da gamba)
  • Recorded: 1952-10
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

Aria: "All is fulfilled"

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Schubert: Du bist die Ruh D776 (Rückert)

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  • Bruno Walter (piano), Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1949-09-07
  • Recording Venue: Usher Hall, Edinburgh

 Excerpt, Schubert: Incidental music to Rosamunde, D797

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  • Bruno Walter (piano), Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1949-09-07
  • Recording Venue: Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Romance: "Der Vollmond strahlt auf Bergeshöh'n"

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 Excerpt, Mahler: Rückert-Lieder

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  • Wiener Philharmoniker
  • Bruno Walter
  • Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
  • Recorded: 1952-05-14
  • Recording Venue: Musikverein, Vienna

Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen

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Ich atmet' einen linden Duft

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Um Mitternacht

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