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Elizabeth Harwood Papers Baker, Janet Abbott (1933-present), Dame of the Order of the British Empire, mezzo-soprano
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Cosi Fan Tutte (sung in English), Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Scottish National Opera production, conducted by Alexander Gibson and performed at the King's Theatre, Glasgow in May 1969. Elizabeth sang the role of Fiordiligi and Dame Janet Baker sang the role of Dorabella. Other performers were as foll...

Ponto Label (fl.2000s), recording label

Dame Janet Baker sings works by Strauss and Schumann

This CD contains a complete recording, sung in English, of Richard Strauss's 'Der Rosenkavalier', the Prolog of his 'Ariadne Auf Naxos' (sung in English) and Robert Schumann's 'Frauenliebe Und-Leben', Op. 42...

Ponto Label (fl.2000s), recording label

From Janet Baker

Wishes Harwood good luck and comments how much Baker likes working with her.

Baker, Janet Abbott (1933-present), Dame of the Order of the British Empire, mezzo-soprano

From Janet Baker, Bamford Cottage, Middlesex

Regarding Baker's mother's health and Baker's new house that she hopes to move to mid-Sep. Baker signs off by saying that she wishes to hear about Harwood's lunch with the Queen.

Baker, Janet Abbott (1933-present), Dame of the Order of the British Empire, mezzo-soprano

From Janet Baker, Glyndebourne

Tells Harwood that her performance was wonderful.

Baker, Janet Abbott (1933-present), Dame of the Order of the British Empire, mezzo-soprano

From Janet Baker, Carlyon House

Baker has had an operation and writes of a slow recovery, that means her return to work has been postponed. She hopes they can meet soon.

Baker, Janet Abbott (1933-present), Dame of the Order of the British Empire, mezzo-soprano

From Janet Baker

Thanking Harwood for flowers she sent Baker for her first night and commenting that the role [unspecified] is rewarding.

Baker, Janet Abbott (1933-present), Dame of the Order of the British Empire, mezzo-soprano

From Janet Baker,Harrow

Baker has had a dream about Harwood and enquires if she is okay. Baker refers to a charity concert Harwood has done and congratulates her bravery and openess.

Baker, Janet Abbott (1933-present), Dame of the Order of the British Empire, mezzo-soprano

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