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Thread #157374   Message #3714126
Posted By: LadyJean
02-Jun-15 - 10:58 PM
Thread Name: Obit: Jean Ritchie (1922-2015)
Subject: RE: Obit: Jean Ritchie (1922-2015)
The now defunct, alas, Smokey City Folk Festival had a day of workshops that were more like private concerts. Jean Ritchie was a guest one year. That was one of the loveliest hours I have ever spent. She ended with a hymn her mother had sung. "Brighter than all of the suns of the morning" and she was.