MEDIA

 

Photos by Richard Termine and Theo Cote

 
 

MUSIC

Bird Clan Song
Lyrics and Music by Ty Defoe, inspired by melodies of the Anishinaabe Nation
Performed by Ty Defoe

Birth
Lyrics and Music by Dawn Avery/Larry Mitchell
Performed by Wen Jeng and Cast

Shawl Dance Song
Lyric and Music by Kevin Tarrant
Performed by Kevin Tarrant & Travis Richardson

Medicine Bundle
Lyrics and Music by Dawn Avery
Performed by Henu Josie Tarrant and Cast

You Are Safe In All Directions (Flute Solo)  
Music by Ty Defoe
Performed by Ty Defoe

Deer Medicine
Lyrics and Music by Dawn Avery
Performed by Dawn Avery

Hey Yana Song/ Deca Flight
Lyrics and Music by Dawn Avery
Performed by Henu Josie Tarrant and Cast

Buffalo Song
Lyrics and Music by Kevin Tarrant     
Performed by Kevin Tarrant & Travis Richardson

Grass Dance Song  
Lyrics and Music by Kevin Tarrant  
Performed by Kevin Tarrant & Travis Richardson

Women’s Corn Song
Lyrics and Music by Dawn Avery
Developed by Joan Henry with the support of Deb Echohawk & Pawnee Nation Tribal Council & linguists   
Performed by Joan Henry

We Are Dancing, We are Singing
Lyrics and Music by Dawn Avery
Performed by Henu Josie Tarrant & Tony Enos 

Men’s Traditional
Lyrics and Music by Kevin Tarrant
Performed by Kevin Tarrant & Travis Richardson

Crab Upbeat Music
Music by Dawn Avery
Performed by Cast

Umbay Omaa
Lyrics by Ty Defoe and Dawn Avery, Music by Dawn Avery/Larry Mitchell        
Performed by Wen Jeng and Cast

Heal Broken Wing (Flute Solo) 
Music by Ty Defoe
Performed by Ty Defoe

Nibs Song, Water Song
Sourced from Grandmother Water Walkers, led by Doreen Day & Sharon Day
Performed by Henu Josie Tarrant and Joan Henry

Ho Ho Watanay Lullaby
Lyrics and Music by Dawn Avery
Performed by Henu Josie Tarrant & Cast

Snake Battle
Music by Larry Mitchell
Performed by Larry Mitchell

We Honor You
Lyrics and Music by Kevin Tarrant
Performed by Kevin Tarrant & Travis Richardson

Ajijjack Rise
Lyrics and Music by Dawn Avery
Performed by Dawn Every, Joan Henry and Cast

Round Dance Finale
Lyric and Music by Kevin Tarrant
Performed by Kevin Tarrant & Travis Richardson

Back-track Production and Recording by Larry Mitchell

 

TRADITIONAL DANCES

Fancy Shawl Dance
Henu Josephine Tarrant

Hoop Dance and Crane Dance
Ty Defoe

Grass Dance
Sheldon Raymore

Men's Traditional Dance
Tony Enos