Peggy Cone -
1951 - 2001
Audrey Regan had seen Peggy
in concert at a New York dinner club and she invited her to perform at
opening of Audart's "Art & Technology Circus" exhibition.
accepted the invitation, with enthusiasm. The opening, which was
by over 1000 people, was made all the more exciting by the presence of
Cone and her Gentlemen Jazz Quartet.
entertainer, swing dancer and song
stylist, Peggy Cone combined 1940's nostalgia, rock n roll and amazing
The Jazz Quartet expanded quickly into a seven piece authentic
ensemble (The Central Park Stompers) and became one of the most famous
loved retro swing bands in New York City. Peggy Cone lost her
with cancer in February of 2001, but she will be remembered always by
who followed her performance schedule; by close friends in the music
and by anyone who ever enjoyed her fantastic energy, glamorous
and amazing voice.