Singing For A Living

Episodes

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19930525]

NEW In the first of six conversat ions about the perils, pains and pleasures of life as an opera singer, Nigel Douglas talks to the American soprano Grace Bumbry. Producer Gillian Hush

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930525]

Singer: Nigel Douglas

Soprano: Grace Bumbry.

Producer: Gillian Hush

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930529]

In the first of six conversations about the perils, pains and pleasures of life as an opera singer, Nigel Douglas talks to the American soprano Grace Bumbry.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930529]

Singer: Nigel Douglas

Soprano: Grace Bumbry.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930601]

Nigel Douglas talks to the British bass Robert Lloyd about life as an opera singer.

Producer Gillian Hush

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930601]

Talks: Nigel Douglas

Bass: Robert Lloyd

Producer: Gillian Hush

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930605]

Nigel Douglas talks to Robert Lloyd.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930605]

Talks: Nigel Douglas

Unknown: Robert Lloyd.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930608]

Nigel Douglas talks to the American mezzo-soprano Frederica von Stade about the perils, pains and pleasures of life as an opera singer. Producer Gillian Hush

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930608]

Talks: Nigel Douglas

Mezzo-Soprano: Frederica von Stade

Producer: Gillian Hush

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930612]

Nigel Douglas talks to the American mezzo soprano Frederica von Stade.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930612]

Talks: Nigel Douglas

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930615]

Nigel Douglas talks to Finnish baritone Tom Krause about the perils, pains and pleasures of life as an opera singer. Krause talks about his very individual approach to singing and the occasional hazards - like being simultaneously involved in two different productions of The Marriage of Figaro, in one as Count Almaviva, in the other as Figaro. An interesting experience, he recalls, as long as his concentration didn't falter. Producer Gillian Hush

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930615]

Talks: Nigel Douglas

Baritone: Tom Krause

Producer: Gillian Hush

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930619]

Nigel Douglas talks to Finnish baritone Tom Krause.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930619]

Talks: Nigel Douglas

Baritone: Tom Krause.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930622]

Nigel Douglas talks to the British soprano Felicity Lott about the perils, pains and pleasures of life as an opera singer. Producer Gillian Hush

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930622]

Talks: Nigel Douglas

Soprano: Felicity Lott

Producer: Gillian Hush

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930626]

with British soprano Felicity Lott.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930626]

Soprano: Felicity Lott.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930629]

In the last programme of the series, Nigel Douglas talks to Nicolai Gedda about life as an opera singer. Producer Gillian Hush

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930629]

Talks: Nigel Douglas

Unknown: Nicolai Gedda

Producer: Gillian Hush

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930703]

Nigel Douglas talks to Nicolai Gedda.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930703]

Talks: Nigel Douglas

Unknown: Nicolai Gedda.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930525]

NEW In the first of six conversat ions about the perils, pains and pleasures of life as an opera singer, Nigel Douglas talks to the American soprano Grace Bumbry. Producer Gillian Hush

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930525]

Singer: Nigel Douglas

Soprano: Grace Bumbry.

Producer: Gillian Hush

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930529]

In the first of six conversations about the perils, pains and pleasures of life as an opera singer, Nigel Douglas talks to the American soprano Grace Bumbry.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930529]

Singer: Nigel Douglas

Soprano: Grace Bumbry.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930601]

Nigel Douglas talks to the British bass Robert Lloyd about life as an opera singer.

Producer Gillian Hush

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930601]

Talks: Nigel Douglas

Bass: Robert Lloyd

Producer: Gillian Hush

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930605]

Nigel Douglas talks to Robert Lloyd.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930605]

Talks: Nigel Douglas

Unknown: Robert Lloyd.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930608]

Nigel Douglas talks to the American mezzo-soprano Frederica von Stade about the perils, pains and pleasures of life as an opera singer. Producer Gillian Hush

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930608]

Talks: Nigel Douglas

Mezzo-Soprano: Frederica von Stade

Producer: Gillian Hush

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930612]

Nigel Douglas talks to the American mezzo soprano Frederica von Stade.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930612]

Talks: Nigel Douglas

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930615]

Nigel Douglas talks to Finnish baritone Tom Krause about the perils, pains and pleasures of life as an opera singer. Krause talks about his very individual approach to singing and the occasional hazards - like being simultaneously involved in two different productions of The Marriage of Figaro, in one as Count Almaviva, in the other as Figaro. An interesting experience, he recalls, as long as his concentration didn't falter. Producer Gillian Hush

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930615]

Talks: Nigel Douglas

Baritone: Tom Krause

Producer: Gillian Hush

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930619]

Nigel Douglas talks to Finnish baritone Tom Krause.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930619]

Talks: Nigel Douglas

Baritone: Tom Krause.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930622]

Nigel Douglas talks to the British soprano Felicity Lott about the perils, pains and pleasures of life as an opera singer. Producer Gillian Hush

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930622]

Talks: Nigel Douglas

Soprano: Felicity Lott

Producer: Gillian Hush

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930626]

with British soprano Felicity Lott.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930626]

Soprano: Felicity Lott.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930629]

In the last programme of the series, Nigel Douglas talks to Nicolai Gedda about life as an opera singer. Producer Gillian Hush

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930629]

Talks: Nigel Douglas

Unknown: Nicolai Gedda

Producer: Gillian Hush

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930703]

Nigel Douglas talks to Nicolai Gedda.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930703]

Talks: Nigel Douglas

Unknown: Nicolai Gedda.

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940222]

In the first of six conversations about the perils, pains and pleasures of life as an opera singer, Nigel Douglas talks to the American soprano Catherine Malfitano , who sang the title role in Tosca televised live around the world from Rome.

Producer Gillian Hush

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940222]

Singer: Nigel Douglas

Soprano: Catherine Malfitano

Producer: Gillian Hush

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940301]

This week, baritone Thomas Allen is

Nigel Douglas 's guest. With aspirations for the concert hall rather than the stage, Allen was launched on his highly successful career by a happy accident while he was at college. He talks about the perils, pains and pleasures of life on the international opera circuit. Producer Gillian Hush

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940301]

Baritone: Thomas Allen

Unknown: Nigel Douglas

Producer: Gillian Hush

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940308]

Nigel Douglas talks to the Italian soprano Graziella Sciutti about the perils, pains and pleasures of life as an opera singer. Graziella enjoyed a long, glittering international career before she retired from the operatic stage. Now she has taken on the role of opera producer and also teaches a new generation of singers at colleges in London. Producer Gillian Hush

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940308]

Talks: Nigel Douglas

Soprano: Graziella Sciutti

Producer: Gillian Hush

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940315]

This week, Anthony Rolfe Johnson is Nigel Douglas 's guest. The two have a lot in common: both are tenors, both started their musical training a little later than is usual, and both have had close associations with the operas of Benjamin Britten. They talk about the perils, pains and pleasures of life on the international opera circuit.

Producer Gillian Hush

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940315]

Unknown: Anthony Rolfe Johnson

Unknown: Nigel Douglas

Unknown: Benjamin Britten.

Producer: Gillian Hush

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940322]

The Wagnerian baritone Norman Bailey talks to Nigel Douglas about the perils, pains and pleasures of life on the opera circuit and about some of the special problems facing a singer who tackles Wagnerian roles. Producer Gillian Hush

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940322]

Baritone: Norman Bailey

Unknown: Nigel Douglas

Producer: Gillian Hush

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940329]

In the last of the series, Nigel Douglas talks to the soprano Josephine Barstow about life as an opera singer. Producer Gillian Hush

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940329]

Talks: Nigel Douglas

Soprano: Josephine Barstow

Producer: Gillian Hush

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940515]

In the first of six conversations about I ife as an opera singer, Nigel Douglas talks to the American soprano Catherine Malfitano. Producer Gillian Hush

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940515]

Singer: Nigel Douglas

Soprano: Catherine Malfitano.

Producer: Gillian Hush

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940522]

Nigel Douglas talks to the baritone Thomas Allen about life as an opera singer. Producer Gillian Hush

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940522]

Talks: Nigel Douglas

Baritone: Thomas Allen

Producer: Gillian Hush

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940529]

Nigel Douglas talks to the Italian soprano Graziella Sciutti.

Producer Gillian Hush

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940529]

Talks: Nigel Douglas

Soprano: Graziella Sciutti.

Producer: Gillian Hush

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940605]

Tenor Anthony Rolfe-Johnson talks about life as an opera singer. Producer Gillian Hush

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940605]

Tenor: Anthony Rolfe-Johnson

Producer: Gillian Hush

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940619]

In the last of the series, Nigel Douglas talks to soprano Josephine Barstow. Producer Gillian Hush

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940619]

Talks: Nigel Douglas

Soprano: Josephine Barstow.

Producer: Gillian Hush

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941226]

Nigel Douglas talks to the Wagnerian baritone Norman Bailey.

Producer Gillian Hush. Revised

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19941226]

Talks: Nigel Douglas

Baritone: Norman Bailey.

Producer: Gillian Hush.