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Friday, 2 September 2011

Obituary - Ray Fisher

Sad news passed on by Peter Shepheard of FifeSing:-

Ray Fisher has died in the morning of 31 August 2011, after a long battle with cancer. Her contribution to Scots song and balladry has been immense. An obituary by Sheila Miller has appeared today in Guardian Online. A date for the funeral has not yet been arranged.

Guardian obituary 
Staff and students of the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland - See which Ray Fisher recordings we have in the Whittaker Library - click here.  Additionally, the English Dance & Song magazine for Spring 2009 had some coverage of Ray's activities, so the relevant articles will be added to our Scottish Ephemera file.

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