Ferrier, Kathleen - The Very Best Of - CD




More than fifty years on, a voice that still inspires; a collection of Kathleen Ferrier's most memorable recordings. This is one of the superb budget re-releases from Alto Records, April 2012, & includes a brief radio interview with Ferrier from Montreal in 1950 as well as 21 favourite songs.

Bach, J.S. - Have Mercy, Lord (Erbame dich) [St. Matthew Passion]

Britten, arr. - Come You Not from Newcastle?

Gluck - What is Life? (Che faro) [Orfeo]

Handel - Art Thou Troubled? [Rodelinda]; Largo (Ombra mai fu) [Xerxes]; O thou that tellest [Messiah]

Hughes, arr. - I know where I'm going

Mahler - Um Mitternacht [Ruckert Lieder]

Mendelssohn - O rest in the Lord [Elijah]

Pergolesi - Fac ut portem [Stabat Mater]

Quilter - Now sleeps the Crimson Petal

Schubert - An die Musik; Musensohn, Der

Trad. - Blow the Wind Southerly; Ca' the Yowes; Down by the Salley Gardens; Drink to me only; Keel Row, The; Kitty My Love; Ma Bonny Lad; Ye Banks & Braes

Vaughan Williams - Silent Noon