Songcatchers

Photograph of Thomas Edison
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Leaving behind New York and a career in radio broadcasting, Henrietta Yurchenco settled in Mexico in the early 1940s, just as appreciation for native Indian cultures was burgeoning.

From Songcatchers: In Search of the World's Music
(National Geographic Books, June 2003)

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Photograph courtesy Henrietta Yurchenco
 
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