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Title Indian music of the Canadian Plains.

Published Washington, D.C. : Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, [2007]


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource
Notes Previously issued in 1955 as analog disc, Folkways Records : FE 4464.
Previously issued in series: Ethnic Folkways library.
Recorded by Ken Peacock for the National Museum of Canada.
Smithsonian Folkways Recordings: FE 4464.
Contents Cree: War song (male voices and hand-drum) -- Prisoner's song (male voice with hand drum) -- Bear ceremony (male voice with rattle) -- Big dog dance song (male voice with drum) -- Hand-game song (male voices with sticks) -- Greeting song (male voice) -- Pow wow song (male voices) -- Grass dance song (male voice with hand drum) -- Pow wow love song (male voice) -- Assinboine: Warrior's death song (male voice with bass drum, leg-bells) -- Blood: Grass dance song (male voices with bass drum, leg-bells) -- Chicken dance song (male voices with bass drum, leg-bells) -- Owl dance song (male voices, bass drum) -- Sun dance song (mixed voices with hand-drum) -- Crazy dog dance song (mixed voices, hand-drum, rattle) -- Serenade (male voices) -- Owl dance song (male voices with hand-drum) -- Blackfoot: Lucky stone song (male voice with rattle) -- War song (boys, with hand-drum).
Performers Sung by Cree, Assiniboin, Blood, and Blackfoot Indians, accompanied by percussion, rattles and leg-bells.
Other author Peacock, Kenneth.
Subject Folk dance music -- Canada.
Folk dance music -- Great Plains.
Folk music -- Canada.
Folk music -- Great Plains.
Folk songs -- Canada.
Folk songs -- Great Plains.
Indians of North America -- Canada -- Music.
Indians of North America -- Great Plains -- Music.