Hour Two: Jan Wong, and Marta Eggerth, 100-year-old opera star

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Michael's feature interview with journalist Jan Wong

Marta Eggerth was a Wunderkind, a child prodigy in the 1920s.  She became a sensation in the world of opera, then a film star from the '30s to the '50s. She just turned 100.

For related links and music used in this hour ...


Related Links for Jan Wong:

Jan Wong's website

 

Related Links for Marta Eggerth:

Marta Eggerth's IMDb page

 

Music in Hour Two

Partita No. 3/Gigue by J.S. Bach, performed by James Ehnes

Warum Hat Jeder Fruhling from the operetta Der Zarewitsch by Franz Lehar, performed by Marta Eggerth

Mi Chiamano Mimi, from Puccini's La Bohème, performed by Marta Eggerth

Danses Espagnoles Pour Piano, Op 37, I, Valenciana, performed by Angela Hewitt

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