Adagio for Strings Samuel Barber Download 'Adagio for Strings' on iTunes
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Classic FM - A Decade in Pictures
The mezzo-soprano from Neath became a cross-over sensation in the Noughties. Six of her seven studio albums reached No.1 in the classical charts between 2004 and 2008, selling over 4 million copies, and many of them still feature in the chart at the close of the decade.