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Kathleen Ferrier Edition Vol 4 - Schumann, Brahms, Schubert


Release Date: 04/01/1992 
Label:  London/Decca Historic Series Catalog #: 433471   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Robert SchumannJohannes BrahmsFranz SchubertFranz Xaver Gruber,   ... 
Performer:  Phyllis SpurrKathleen FerrierBenjamin Britten
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

These recordings were made between 1948-1952. The selections with Benjamin Britten were taken from a BBC broadcast on February 4, 1952. These recordings were made between 1948-1952. The selections with Benjamin Britten were taken from a BBC broadcast on February 4, 1952. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Frauenliebe und Leben, Op. 42 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Phyllis Spurr (Piano), Kathleen Ferrier (Alto)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
Language: German 
2.
Lieder und Gesänge ii, Op. 51: no 2, Volksliedchen by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Kathleen Ferrier (Alto), Phyllis Spurr (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
Language: German 
3.
Myrthen, Op. 25: no 1, Widmung by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Kathleen Ferrier (Alto), Phyllis Spurr (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
Language: German 
4.
Songs (5), Op. 94: no 4, Sapphische Ode by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Kathleen Ferrier (Alto), Phyllis Spurr (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883-1884; Austria 
Language: German 
5.
Songs (5), Op. 47: no 1, Botschaft by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Kathleen Ferrier (Alto), Phyllis Spurr (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Language: German 
6.
Gretchen am Spinnrade, D 118/Op. 2 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Kathleen Ferrier (Alto), Phyllis Spurr (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1814; Vienna, Austria 
Language: German 
7.
Die junge Nonne, D 828/Op. 43 no 1 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Kathleen Ferrier (Alto), Phyllis Spurr (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825; Vienna, Austria 
Language: German 
8.
An die Musik, D 547 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Kathleen Ferrier (Alto), Phyllis Spurr (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1817; Vienna, Austria 
Language: German 
9.
Der Musensohn, D 764/Op. 92 no 1 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Kathleen Ferrier (Alto), Phyllis Spurr (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1822; Vienna, Austria 
Language: German 
10.
Ganymed, D 544/Op. 19 no 3 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Kathleen Ferrier (Alto), Benjamin Britten (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1817; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  BBC Radio 
Language: German 
11.
Du liebst mich nicht, D 756 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Kathleen Ferrier (Alto), Benjamin Britten (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1822; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  BBC Radio 
Language: German 
12.
Lachen und Weinen, D 777/Op. 59 no 4 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Kathleen Ferrier (Alto), Benjamin Britten (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1823; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  BBC Radio 
Language: German 
13.
Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Performer:  Kathleen Ferrier (Alto)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
14.
Adeste fideles "O come, all ye faithful" by John Francis Wade
Performer:  Kathleen Ferrier (Alto)
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1782; England 

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