2 Jul 2017

Dame Janet Baker

From The Sunday Feature, 2:00 pm on 2 July 2017
Janet Baker

Janet Baker (1967) Photo: Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons

 

Alan Platt traces the arc of Dame Janet Baker’s career, with his heart on his sleeve as a devoted Baker-holic.

We hear some of the British mezzo’s classic recordings, and some less well-known ones too, framed with insights gleaned from many an evening seated in the stalls.