Eileen Farrell, 9-17-43

February 5, 2011

Eileen Farrell was a soprano who had a regular show on CBS beginning in 1942. She did a mixture of classical and popular music. For more about her life and career, check out her Wikipedia article.

Eileen Farrell is accompanied by Howard Barlow conducting the Columbia orchestra. The program includes “Vissi d’arte” from Tosca, the orchestra playing the wedding procession from The Golden Cockerel,  “My Old Kentucky Home,” and “Say a Prayer for the Boys Over There.”

Eileen Farrell