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August 13   -   ArtsJournal: music

As Barbara Cook Lay Dying, Singers And Other Musicians Came To Her Bedside To Sing Her Home

The list of performers who came to sing Sondheim and so much more is long, and those who couldn't be there in person sent audio and video songs as well. "In at least one moment, Ms. Cook seemed to signal that she was hearing them, according to [singer Jessica] Molaskey. 'We started singing and she lifted her finger up to her mouth. ... She tapped her lips twice and I thought she was singing with us.'"

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