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Gerard Edery's Tribute to Argentina's Atahualpa Yupanqui

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Gerard Edery (Photo: Piotr Sobkowicz/gerardedery.com)

Atahualpa Yupanqui is one of the most influential folk singers in Argentina.

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He died in 1992, but his music lives on in a new album by Gerard Edery.

It is a tribute album in which Edery performs some of his favorite tunes written by the late Argentine musician.

Edery himself is a well-known classical guitar player, as well as a folk singer and master of Jewish Sephardic music.

The tribute album is titled "Edery Sings Yupanqui."