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Thread #153611   Message #3598344
Posted By: GUEST
04-Feb-14 - 03:48 PM
Thread Name: Obit: Penny Seeger (1943-1993)
Subject: RE: Obit: Penny Seeger
"The performance was well attended, including Sonya's father, John Cohen, and her mother Penny Seeger, both of whom let me know later that it was the most they had ever heard their daughter sing, which pleased me not a little. It turned out to be one of those special concerts where pretty much everything worked – we even had two encores. I didn't know what to expect from Sonya. She hadn't had much professional experience, but somehow she had a stage presence that conveyed a natural sincerity and conviction – she delivered."

that is from

Note the 1992 date in the short piece of writing.