Kathleen Ferrier, An Ordinary Diva


Kathleen Ferrier

TV & Radio Information
BBC Four
Sunday, April 22, 2012 - 23:25

British contralto Kathleen Ferrier captured the hearts of the nation and forged an international performance career before her untimely death in 1953, aged just 51. This programme features contributions from Dame Janet Baker, George Christie, Evelyn Barbirolli and Ian Jack, sharing memories and stories of the great singer, and exploring how she continues to inspire a new generation of performers.