I just got my combination order of Vickers Italian Arias and his 75th Birthday Tribute. If you ever feel generous and want to send people stuff for free, just send me everything you have of Jon Vickers.
Maybe I love him and the choral music of Robert Shaw too much but they were both just too magnificant at their art.
Now for review number five. For all who wounder what the big historicl hype is on Vickers, get this CD and anything from his recording of Messiah with Sir Thomas Beecham in 1959 through the 60s and up to 1978. Don't get me wrong! The man is my hero as a singer. I think everything he did throughout his career was marvelous up and on through his graceful… Read more