HENRIETTA YURCHENCO passes away at the age of 90

Henrietta Yurchenco Henrietta Yurchenco, one of the pioneers of the folk music community, passed away on December 9th at the age of 90. In a career that spanned over 70 years, she became a world reknowned ethnomusicologist, author, producer, radio broadcaster and a colleague of such diverse individuals as Alan … → read more

PETER, BETHANY & RUFUS – AN INSTANT CLASSIC FOR ALL

Peter, Bethany & Rufus Whenever I come across a CD with the words “Family Classics” in the title, accompanied by a track list that features well known folk songs, my Pavlovian response is to run away as it brings back memories of cheaply produced sing-along tapes geared for children that … → read more