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  • Tributes flow for singer, Yiddishist Adrienne Cooper

    December 28, 2011 | 12:07 pm

    The death of award-winning singer and Yiddishist Adrienne Cooper has sparked an outpouring of tribute for the woman sometimes called the mother of the Yiddish and klezmer revival.

    Cooper, an influential performer, teacher and composer, died of cancer in New York on Dec. 26 at the...