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Folk Singer Comes To Marlborough Arts Center

It may have been rainy and cold outside on the afternoon of Sunday, Oct. 9, but inside the Marlborough Arts Center, the atmosphere was warm and friendly thanks to the performance of popular and chart-topping folk singer Caroline Doctorow and her band.

Doctorow played a rousing and beautiful set that combined covers of songs by influential folk singers and traditionals, Doctorow's own work, and fiddle tunes.

Doctorow and her band began the performance with a rendition of the traditional American gospel song "This Train is Bound for Glory." Doctorow then first displayed the beauty and power of her voice on a rendition of Anne Murray's...