An introduction to traditional American Indian music recorded live at the Gallup Inter-tribal Ceremonial at Gallup, New Mexico, in 1969. Performances by singers and dancers from 14 different tribes present a wide range of musical styles from the Southwest, Southern Plains and Northern Plains tribes. Includes a 12 page full color booklet with photos of each performing group and extensive notes about each dance.
- Artist: Various
- Format: Audio CD
- Number of discs: 1
- Original release date: September 29, 1995
- Label: Indian House
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.