Folk Music Icon Pete Seeger Dies at 94

His recording of ‘Tzena Tzena’ brought sounds of Israel to Americans in 1950

Israeli Music ‘Goes Out’ in America

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When the Weavers recorded the popular Israeli folk song ‘Tzena Tzena’ in 1950, they did more than legitimize a strain of musical culture; they introduced Israel to a generation of young Americans

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