Jean Ritchie

(b. 1922)

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B. 8 December 1922, Viper, Kentucky, USA. Ritchie was the youngest of 14 children from a well-known family of traditional singers. Her parents, Balis and Abigail Ritchie were of Scottish-Irish ...

Subjects: Music.

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