In Memoriam: Jon Vickers

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3.0 out of 5 star rating 3.0

COMPOSERS: Franz Schubert
LABELS: Warner
ALBUM TITLE: In Memoriam: Jon Vickers
WORKS: Schubert: Winterreise; plus Jon Vickers in conversation with Jon Tolansky
PERFORMER: Jon Vickers (tenor), Geoffrey Parsons (piano)
CATALOGUE NO: Warner 2564603157 (1983/97)


A characteristically individual account, only for specialists of the singer or the cycle as it’s an operatic, sometimes alarming reading. Interesting interview disc too.


Michael Tanner