News

Actions

Ann Rabson of Saffire women’s blues trio dies

Default-Image_1280x720.jpg
Posted at 10:14 PM, Jan 30, 2013
and last updated 2013-01-31 02:34:17-05

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. (WTVR)–The co-founder  pianist and vocalist of Saffire—The Uppity Blues Women died Wednesday after a battle with cancer.

Anne Rabson was 67.  In 1984 she co-founded the internationally known group Saffire, that was based out of Fredericksburg. The group frequently played for sold-out crowds in Richmond.

Click over to the Washington Post for Rabson’s full obituary.