Phoenix (Arizona), USA – One of the most honored names in Canada,
Northern Cree, presents
Cree & Friends, Vol. 5 – Long Winter
Nights, featuring a variety of Cree round dance singers and groups recorded
live at one of the largest round dances in Northern America.
Cree are such great singers as Whitefish Jr’s, Big River Cree, Ken Pooyak, Jack
Bull, Perfect Storm, Arnold Pete, and Bear Creek. This is the fifth live
recording of round dance songs from the Louis Bull Reserve, Alberta, Canada.
Northern Cree (of Saddle Lake, Alberta) has been honored with multiple awards
including two GRAMMY nominations for
Rockin’ the Rez in 2002 and
Still Rezin in 2003. Northern Cree was named Northern Drum Champion at the 2005
Gathering of Nations held in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Author: World Music Central News Department
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