Janet Baker

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    Cantata No. 140, BWV 140, 'Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme': I. Chor: "Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme"Janet Baker
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    BalulalowJanet Baker
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    Heimliches Lieben, Op. 106 No.1, D. 922Janet Baker
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    5 Lieder, Op. 107: No. 3 Das Madchen sprichtJanet Baker
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    Frauenliebe und Leben, Op. 42: I. Seit ich ihn gesehenJanet Baker

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        While mezzo-soprano Janet Baker was best known for her performances of British music, especially that of her compatriot Benjamin Britten, she was also a fine performer of art song, sacred music, and Classical and pre-Classical opera. Her repertoire, as well as her background, frequently overlapped that of her great predecessor, Kathleen Ferrier; though her career was mostly centered in England, and she always had a special place in the regard of English audiences, her fame was i... Read more

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