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Most Remarkable Woman
Joanna Leach (1937-
Eleanor Bailie (author & pianist): "I think she was the fullest personality with the most brimmingly full life, that I and perhaps many of us, have ever known."
(to Joanna) "I have always said that you are such a fantastic natural musician. You have this incredible instinct and natural rhythm and sense of rubato, texture, intense emotion -
Dr. Bob Speer (physicist): "I defy you -
Andreas Boyde (concert pianist): "She was a unique character, a wonderful friend and an extraordinary musician."
Martino Tirimo (concert pianist): "Her exceptional musicality was clear from the first moment, but what pleased me particularly was her strong individual expression."
Andrew Lancaster (square piano restoration): "Jo was a fascinating, mercurial and highly talented person, with such generosity of affection and love for her friends; she inspired love and friendship in so many people whose lives she touched and enriched.
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