Maureen Forrester - Christmas With Maureen Forrester album flac
The great Canadian contralto Maureen Forrester sings English folk song "Blow the wind southerly" with John Newmark on the piano.
A Legendary Voice: Maureen Forrester.
Maureen Forrester was a Canadian operatic contralto, born July 25, 1930 in Montreal, Quebec and died June 16, 2010 in Toronto, Ontario. Sites: bach-cantatas. Variations: Viewing All Maureen Forrester. Forester, Forrester, Maureen Forester, Maureen Forrester & Chorus, Maureen Forrester, contralto, Морин Форрестер.
Archive: Maureen Forrester. DIALOGUE is a series of half hour programs featuring in-depth interviews with people working in the arts in Ontario. On this program, host Richard Ouzounian is in dialogue with SINGER MAUREEN FORRESTER.
Maureen Kathleen Stewart Forrester, CC OQ (July 25, 1930 – June 16, 2010) was a Canadian operatic contralto. Maureen Forrester was born and grew up in Montreal, Quebec, one of four children of Thomas Forrester, a Scottish cabinetmaker, and his Irish-born wife, the former May Arnold. She sang in church and radio choirs. At age 13, she dropped out of school to help support the family, working as a secretary at Bell Telephone.
Listen to music from Maureen Forrester like Das Lied von der Erde: II. "Der Einsame im Herbst" and Messiah: O Thou That Tellest Good Tidings To Zion. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from Maureen Forrester. Maureen (Katherine Stewart) Forrester. Contralto, teacher, administrator, b Montreal 25 Jul 1930; Forrester was awarded nearly 30 honorary doctorates, among them: honorary LL D (Sir George Williams) 1967, honorary D LITT (York) 1972, honorary D LITT (St Mary's) 1972, honorary D MUS (Western) 1974, honorary D MUS (Mt Allison) 1974, honorary LL D (Wilfrid Laurier) 1975, honorary D MUS (Toronto) 1977, honorary LL D (McMaster) 1978
Maureen Kathleen Stewart Forrester, CC OQ (July 25, 1930 – June 16, 2010) was a Canadian operatic contralto. Maureen Kathleen Stewart Forrester, CC OQ (July 25, 1930 – June 16, 2010) was a Canadian operatic contralto. When her brother came home from the war he persuaded her to take singing lessons.
Album · 2015 · 19 Songs. Christmas Oratorio: Bereite dich, Zion. By Johann Sebastian Bach. Forrester, Maureen: Handel Arias from Oratorios and Operas.
Indeed, her unique contralto sound, seemingly a force of nature, represented the peak of Canadian singing for more than four decades. Her singing won praise initially in concerts and recitals, but for much of her career she was also highly successful in opera. Her talent, combined with her generosity of spirit, made her Canada’s most beloved classical vocalist of the past half-century.
|A2||Wonderful World Of Christmas||2:20|
|A3||Images Of Christmas||3:08|
|A5||I'll Be Home For Christmas||2:43|
|B1||O Come All Ye Faithful||3:01|
|B2||Child In The Manger||4:08|
|B3.1||Good King Wenceslas|
|B3.2||God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen|
|B4||What Child Is This||3:00|