The Unforgettable Kathleen Ferrier
Celebrating a very ‘British’ singer with an immediately recognizable voice - noble, poignant and heart-touching - that crosses all boundaries and is loved by all. Kathleen Ferrier was and remains one of the world’s great singers. Still remembered and loved by millions around the world.
Kathleen Ferrier possessed a most striking contralto voice, imbued with a poignancy and pathos, which arguably remains unmatched. She had a unique vocal timbre for which her singing is so recognizable. Memory Lane’s 3 CD collection is the most comprehensive collection of its kind; designed with a non-specialist and non-classical buyer in mind.
Over 50 sensitively restored tracks, including: Blow the Wind Southerly; What Is Life?; Handel’s ‘Largo’; The Keel Row; Ye Banks And Braes; Ma Bonny Lad; Down By The Sally Gardens; I Know Where I’m Going; O Thou That Tellest Good Tidings Of Zion; Ca’ the Yowes; O Waly Waly; Drink To Me Only With Thine Eyes; Come You Not From Newcastle; Art Thou Troubled?; My Boy Willie; The Lover’s Curse; Now Sleeps The Crimson Petal; Kitty, My Love; Over The Mountains; Che Faro Senza Euridice; Have A Bonnet Trimmed With Blue; O Waly Waly; The Fidgety Bairn; The Stuttering Lovers; Selections from Handel’s ‘Messiah’; Four Last Songs (Brahms); and much, much more ...
All tracks restored and digitally remastered.