Friends have reported the death this morning of Mary Ellyn Hutton, former critic of the Cincinnati Post for 23 years and respected far beyond her town.
The Cincinnati Symphony has posted:
‘We are deeply saddened to learn of Mary Ellyn Hutton‘s passing. She was the music critic at The Cincinnati Post and continued writing independently in more recent years. Mary Ellyn was a passionate champion for music and the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra. Our thoughts and prayers are with her family. RIP.’