Monday, August 13, 2007

Kathleen Ferrier and Bruno Walter

Kathleen Ferrier, the legendary English singer, lived to be only 41, virtual childhood for a true contralto. She was already ill with cancer when this recording was made in 1952 and died the following year.

Her performances transcend reality and seem to come to us from the soul of the world. There is no better Mahler. You can buy this from Amazon.

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