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by Winifred Ferrier,Neville Cardus

  • ISBN: 0241903106
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  • Author: Winifred Ferrier,Neville Cardus
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  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Hamish Hamilton Ltd; First Edition edition (December 1955)
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Kathleen Mary Ferrier, CBE (22 April 1912 – 8 October 1953) was an English contralto singer who achieved an international reputation as a stage, concert and recording artist, with a repertoire extending from folksong and popular ballads to the classi.

Kathleen Mary Ferrier, CBE (22 April 1912 – 8 October 1953) was an English contralto singer who 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. Her death from cancer, at the height of her fame, was a shock to the musical world and particularly to the general public, which was kept in ignorance of the nature of her illness until after her death.

Neville Cardus, pictured in old ag. 7 Books by Cardus ^

Neville Cardus, pictured in old age. Born. John Frederick Neville Cardus (1888-04-02)2 April 1888 Rusholme, Manchester, England. Autobiographical works. Music books ^ The official citation was "for services to cricket and music". While standing in wait at Buckingham Palace for his second investiture Cardus announced to his fellow honorands, "I've been through all this before when I got my CBE.

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Not immediately did Miss Ferrier find her own effortless warmth of tone in the air Prepare thyself Zion from the Christmas Oratorio of Bach

Not immediately did Miss Ferrier find her own effortless warmth of tone in the air Prepare thyself Zion from the Christmas Oratorio of Bach. At any time her voice is not of the Bach quality or flexibility and has no need to possess these characteristics; her style and world are different. Lightness of touch in Handel’s Like the lovelorn turtle from Atalanta was accompanied by gesture dangerously near to coyness.

Kathleen Ferrier (Contralto). Critic Neville Cardus singled out this appearance as the moment when Ferrier first ‘made a serious appeal to musicians’. Born: April 22, 1912 - Preston suburb of Higher Walton, Lancashire, England Died: October 8, 1953 - London, England. In the 41 years that made her life, Kathleen Ferrier became one of the best-loved and most admired singers in the world. Numerous oratorios followed including Edward Elgar’s The Kingdom and The Dream of Gerontius, Felix Mendelssohn’s Elijah and . Bach's B minor Mass (BWV 232), plus recitals and performances of J. Brahms’ Alto Rhapsody and Four Serious Songs.

Much of Winifred Ferrier's long life was devoted to her sister Kathleen Ferrier and, after the great contralto's death in. .

Much of Winifred Ferrier's long life was devoted to her sister Kathleen Ferrier and, after the great contralto's death in 1953, to her memory. Throughout the book "Win" is always mentioned in the third. Throughout the book "Win" is always mentioned in the third person but, despite this self-effacement, it is plain that Kathleen owed her sister in enormous debt of gratitude for her loving care and home-making skills.

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