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#1 Nine and a Half Fingers

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Posted 04 September 2019 - 11:22

I have just listened (for the umpteenth time) to Alfred Deller singing Purcell's "Music for a While", having also heard a different recording by him of the same piece on Radio Three this morning. I find his singing of this utterly entrancing. I was wondering if there is anyone on the forums who was fortunate enough to see the great man in recital?

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#2 Aquarelle



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Posted Yesterday, 22:42

No, but I heard a recording of him singing "Music  for a While" on France Musique some time ago and, like you, was entranced!

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#3 Tenor Viol

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Posted Today, 12:36

My singing teacher did since he was a counter tenor and we talked about it. But my teacher died a couple of years ago aged 90....

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