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  Tevet 2, 5772 , 28/12/11

Jewish Music Leader Adrianne Cooper Passes Away

Adrianne Cooper, a leader in Jewish music has pased away at the age of 65 of cancer. She was a world class violinist and vocalist who helped initiate a revival of klezmer music. Cooper helped found KlezKamp, a workshop for klezmer and other Yiddish and ethnic Jewish music for both budding musicians and experts. She also traveled annually to Russia and Ukraine to train young Jewish musicians.

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