Recorded in 1969, this collection of songs from the San Juan Pueblo, now known as Ohkay Owingeh, in New Mexico provides a musical window into one of the oldest cultures in North America. These hunting, fertility, honoring and social songs have been passed from generation to generation and their time-honored beauty is captured in this recording.
- Artist: Various
- Format: Audio CD
- Number of discs: 1
- Original release date: July 10, 2010
- Label: Canyon Records
About the Artist
This album was recorded by Native American artists who carry on the musical traditions passed down to them from their ancestors. In many Native American cultures, these musicians play a role in traditional ceremonies that serve as prayers for blessings and rain. Their music is appreciated around the world for its unique and beautiful sound and its role in preserving an important cultural legacy.
At Shumakolowa Native Arts we are proud to sell rare and hard-to-find music that celebrates Native American and Pueblo culture, history and art. Our selection of music has been carefully curated by our team of experts to inspire and provide insight into these unique art forms.