Mary Wilson, co-founder of The Supremes, useless at 76

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The songs marketplace is mourning the dying of Mary Wilson, a Motown legend and co-founder of The Supremes. She was 76. The legendary lady team, of which she was the longest-functioning member, lately celebrated its 60th anniversary. Wilson’s longtime friend and publicist, Jay Schwartz, verified her demise early Tuesday. Berry […]

Mary Oslund: A Personal Tribute

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Mary Oslund, who as artist and administrator, choreographer and teacher, collaborator, mother, and mentor was central to the flowering of the arts in Portland for more than three decades, died on November 17 at her home in Southeast Portland, at age 72. The cause of death was MSA (Multi-System Atrophy), a […]