Her star quality on the all-singing, all-dancing Restoration stage captivated the King of England.
With Roger Savage, Olive Baldwin and Thelma Wilson.
|02||Madame De Pompadour||19990209||20000501|
Her fine singing voice gave her the entree to the Court of Versailles and its ultimate prize.
With musicologist Michael Burden and historian David Parrott, both from New College, Oxford.
The great love of Horatio Nelson was renowned as much for her singing voice as her beauty.
With biographer Flora Fraser and music historian Derek McCulloch.
3: `Emma Hamilton'.
Comedian, composer, singer, mother and spurned companion of Prince William, Duke of Clarence.
|05 LAST||Mabel Batten||19990302||20000522|
singer, composer and unorthodox Edwardian who caught the eye of the Prince of Wales.