June 23, 1924 - June 2, 2016Lee McRae passed away on the morning of June 2, 2016, just a few weeks before her 92nd birthday. She lived an incredibly active and full life until the very end, and was an inspiration to all who knew her. She will be remembered for her activism and her impact on early music education and performance. She was a founding member of the innovative Walden Center and School, Early Music America, San Francisco Early Music Society and Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra. A musician, singer, musician's agent, author, peace advocate and music teacher, she was an independent spirit, curious, engaged and inexhaustible.