Round Dance Songs of the Northern Plains

Phoenix (Arizona), USA – Algin Scabby Robe (a member of the Blackfeet nation) makes his solo debut on Canyon with
Along the Way – Round Dance Songs
. Algin, one of today’s leading pow-wow singers and songmakers, is also a member of the Black Lodge Singers. His singing and innovative songs are rooted in the traditions of the round dance, a winter social gathering of the northern Plains.Round dances are a time for people to come together as a community, to renew
friendships and make new ones and for courting. On this debut recording,
Algin presents his own collection of original contemporary round dance


Along the Way – Round Dance Songs

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