On 21 Jan 98 at 9:25, Frank Hamilton wrote:
> The unknown recordings Vol. II: DIVINA RECORDS DVN-4 contains...
> - for the first time on CD the 5/31/63 London concert, minus
> the orchestral selections and encore.
> - The Kennedy birthday selections.
> - Schuman's "Im wunderschoenen Monat Mai" from a private
> concert in Paris (unfortunately surviving in abysmal sound).
You learn new things every day. I thought (and think) that I
knew a great deal about her career and her repertoire and now
this piece of news. Is this the only example of her singing
lieder that anyone knows about? I was certainly surprised!
I can only imagine what it sounded like. Simplicity itself :-)
While I'm on the subject are there any other examples except
for the "Proch" variations of non operatic stuff. Leave
"Ah Perfido" out of it, it's more operatic than a lot that
is. Thanks for any information on this new facet of her