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Kathleen Ferrier Edition Vol 3 - Gluck, Handel, Bach


Release Date: 04/01/1992 
Label:  London/Decca Historic Series Catalog #: 433470   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Christoph W. GluckGeorge Frideric HandelJohann Sebastian BachFelix Mendelssohn,   ... 
Performer:  Kathleen Ferrier
Conductor:  Sir Malcolm SargentBoyd NeelRoy HendersonReginald Jacques
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony OrchestraNational Symphony, Washington, D. C.Boyd Neel String Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

These recordings were made in 1946 and 1949. These recordings were made in 1946 and 1949. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Orfeo ed Euridice: Che farò senza Euridice? by Christoph W. Gluck
Performer:  Kathleen Ferrier (Alto)
Conductor:  Sir Malcolm Sargent
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1762/1774; Vienna, Austria 
2. Rodelinda, HWV 19: Pompe vane di morte!...Dove sei, amato... by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Kathleen Ferrier (Alto)
Conductor:  Sir Malcolm Sargent
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; London, England 
Language: English 
Notes: This aria is titled "Art thou troubled?" in English, and is recorded here without the recitative. 
3. Saint Matthew Passion, BWV 244: no 47, Erbarme dich by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Kathleen Ferrier (Alto)
Conductor:  Sir Malcolm Sargent
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Symphony, Washington, D. C.
Period: Baroque 
Written: ?1727; Leipzig, Germany 
Language: English 
4. Serse, HWV 40: Ombra mai fu "Largo" by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Kathleen Ferrier (Alto)
Conductor:  Sir Malcolm Sargent
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738; London, England 
5. Elijah, Op. 70: Woe unto them by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Kathleen Ferrier (Alto)
Conductor:  Boyd Neel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boyd Neel String Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1847; Germany 
6. Elijah, Op. 70: O rest in the Lord by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Kathleen Ferrier (Alto)
Conductor:  Boyd Neel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boyd Neel String Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1847; Germany 
7. Stabat Mater by Giovanni Battista Pergolesi
Performer:  Kathleen Ferrier (Alto)
Conductor:  Roy Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boyd Neel String Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1736; Pozzuoli, Italy 
8. Lobet Gott in seinen Reichen, BWV 11 "Ascension Oratorio": no 4, Ach, bleibe doch, mein liebstes Leben by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Kathleen Ferrier (Alto)
Conductor:  Reginald Jacques
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Jacques Orchestra
Period: Baroque 

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