We are sad to hear of the death on 9 July of Barbara Thompson MBE.
Here is the announcement from Barbara’s daughter Ana Gracey: “My mum had the most extraordinary spirit – she never gave up, however, her body finally let her down after a valiant battle with Parkinson’s over the course of 25 years alongside complications with her heart towards the end. We dearly hope that she and our father have found each other once again.”
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The Temple Music site has a complete biography.
We collected best wishes for her 70th birthday in 2014
Review of Mike Dibb’s inspiring film Playing Against Time – perhaps it will be shown again…
Barbara Gracey Thompson. Born 27 July 1944. Died 9 July 2022