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Kathleen, the life of Kathleen Ferrier, 1912-1953

Maurice Leonard

Kathleen, the life of Kathleen Ferrier, 1912-1953

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Published by Hutchinson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ferrier, Kathleen, -- 1912-1953.,
  • Singers -- Great Britain -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMaurice Leonard ; foreword by Elisabeth Schwarzkopf.
    GenreBiography.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 274 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages274
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18998455M
    ISBN 100091734649

      My edition of Letters & Diaries of Kathleen Ferrier will be republished at the end of the year to mark the centenary of her birth in The book, which will appear in paperback, already has over 50 new letters and is in the process of revision and with new material. Front endpaper inscribed "To Kenneth Bowen, with congratulations on being a finalist in the Kathleen Ferrier Memorial Scholariship and good wishes from Hamish Hamilton April " Plates. Seller Inventory # __R_.


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The daughter of a school-teacher, Kathleen Ferrier left school at the age of 14 and became a. Roedd Kathleen Mary Ferrier, CBE (22 Ebrill – 8 Hydref ) yn gantores contralto a sicrhaodd enw da yn ryngwladol fel artist llwyfan, cyngerdd a recordio, gan ganu caneuon gwerin a baledau pop, ynghyd a gweithiau clasurol Johann Sebastian Bach, Johannes Brahms, Gustav Mahler ac Edward ei marwolaeth o ganlyniad i gancr, tra ar frig ei henwogrwydd, yn sioc i'r byd cerddorol yn.

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