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The Resource Kathleen Ferrier : an ordinary diva, producer, Valerie Croft ; director, Suzanne Phillips

Kathleen Ferrier : an ordinary diva, producer, Valerie Croft ; director, Suzanne Phillips

Label
Kathleen Ferrier : an ordinary diva
Title
Kathleen Ferrier
Title remainder
an ordinary diva
Statement of responsibility
producer, Valerie Croft ; director, Suzanne Phillips
Title variation
Ordinary diva
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Conductor
Director
Instrumentalist
Narrator
Performer
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The film is "based on Ferrier's diary and letters ... using all the surviving footage of Ferrier herself."--Container
Related
Cataloging source
ZMS
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Written by Sarah Broughton ; narrator, Robert Lindsay ; letters read by Patricia Rutledge ; contributions from Dame Janet Baker, Sir John and Lady Evelyn Barbirolli, Benjamin Britten and Sir George Christie
Language note
Narrated in English
PerformerNote
Vivien Parry as Kathleen Ferrier
Runtime
58
Technique
live action
Label
Kathleen Ferrier : an ordinary diva, producer, Valerie Croft ; director, Suzanne Phillips
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Extra features: picture gallery; discography; original record covers; original recording cards
  • Includes a bonus CD of Kathleen Ferrier's best known recordings
  • Program notes and contents of the CD inserted in container
Accompanying material
1 audio disc (77 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
  • stereophonic
  • monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bonus CD: Orfeo ed Euridice. What is life to me without thee? / Gluck (with London Symphony Orchestra ; Malcolm Sargent, conductor) -- Orfeo ed Euridice. Che puro ciel / Gluck (with Southern Philharmonic Orchestra ; Fritz Stiedry, conductor) -- Rodelinda. Art thou troubled? / Handel (with London Symphony Orchestra ; Malcolm Sargent, conductor) -- An die Musik : D547 ; Der Musensohn : D764 / Schubert (with Phyllis Spurr, piano) -- Botschaft / Brahms (with Phyllis Spurr, piano) -- Come you not from Newcastle : trad. ; arr. Britten (with Frederick Stone, piano) -- The Keel row ; My bonny lad ; Blow the wind southerly ; Down by the Sally Gardens : trad ; arr. Whittaker (with Phyllis Spurr, piano) -- Judas Maccabaeus. Father of heaven ; Messiah. O thou that tellest good tidings to Zion / Handel (with London Philharmonic ; Adrian Boult, conductor) -- St. Matthew Passion. Have mercy, Lord, on me / Bach (with National Symphony Orchestra ; Malcolm Sargent, conductor) -- Du bist die Ruh' / Schubert (with Bruno Walter, piano) -- What the Edinburgh Festival has taught (talk by Kathleen Ferrier) -- 3 Rückert Lieder. Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen ; Ich atmet' einen linden Duft ; Um Mitternacht / Mahler (with Wiener Philharmoniker ; Bruno Walter, conductor)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 videodisc (58 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Formerly MLL DVD 1366.
Other control number
044007430675
Other physical details
sd., col., with b&w sequences
Publisher number
B0002815-50
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373677265
System details
DVD 5; LPCM stereo.; video aspect ratio: 16.9 anamorphic
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Kathleen Ferrier : an ordinary diva, producer, Valerie Croft ; director, Suzanne Phillips
Publication
Note
  • Extra features: picture gallery; discography; original record covers; original recording cards
  • Includes a bonus CD of Kathleen Ferrier's best known recordings
  • Program notes and contents of the CD inserted in container
Accompanying material
1 audio disc (77 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
  • stereophonic
  • monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bonus CD: Orfeo ed Euridice. What is life to me without thee? / Gluck (with London Symphony Orchestra ; Malcolm Sargent, conductor) -- Orfeo ed Euridice. Che puro ciel / Gluck (with Southern Philharmonic Orchestra ; Fritz Stiedry, conductor) -- Rodelinda. Art thou troubled? / Handel (with London Symphony Orchestra ; Malcolm Sargent, conductor) -- An die Musik : D547 ; Der Musensohn : D764 / Schubert (with Phyllis Spurr, piano) -- Botschaft / Brahms (with Phyllis Spurr, piano) -- Come you not from Newcastle : trad. ; arr. Britten (with Frederick Stone, piano) -- The Keel row ; My bonny lad ; Blow the wind southerly ; Down by the Sally Gardens : trad ; arr. Whittaker (with Phyllis Spurr, piano) -- Judas Maccabaeus. Father of heaven ; Messiah. O thou that tellest good tidings to Zion / Handel (with London Philharmonic ; Adrian Boult, conductor) -- St. Matthew Passion. Have mercy, Lord, on me / Bach (with National Symphony Orchestra ; Malcolm Sargent, conductor) -- Du bist die Ruh' / Schubert (with Bruno Walter, piano) -- What the Edinburgh Festival has taught (talk by Kathleen Ferrier) -- 3 Rückert Lieder. Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen ; Ich atmet' einen linden Duft ; Um Mitternacht / Mahler (with Wiener Philharmoniker ; Bruno Walter, conductor)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 videodisc (58 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Formerly MLL DVD 1366.
Other control number
044007430675
Other physical details
sd., col., with b&w sequences
Publisher number
B0002815-50
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373677265
System details
DVD 5; LPCM stereo.; video aspect ratio: 16.9 anamorphic
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Video recording format
laserdisc

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