Kathleen Ferrier - An Ordinary Diva

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Kathleen Ferrier - An Ordinary Diva

Post by Gmemg » Tue Dec 12, 2017 2:59 pm

I have very fixed tastes in Opera & Song, I rarely like Female singers of Opera but love the sound of female Folk singers from the 1950's & 60's !

However kathleen ferrier is an exception - her voice is Unique and memorable and it's very hard to accept that she died at 41 in 1953 as her singing seems eternal

BBC 4 have produced an excellent programme about her which is well worth watching

it's Here :

http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b0 ... inary-diva
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