Remembering the Songs: Music Traditions from the Zuni, Navajo, and Salish

Event Type: Family Program
Age Group(s): All Ages, Adults
Date: 11/18/2012
Start Time: 3:00 PM
End Time: 5:00 PM
 In celebration of Native American Heritage Month, join world flute artist and storyteller Gary Stroutsos for a tribute to the tradition of song and story in the Zuni, Navajo and Salish cultures. The event will include a showing of "Remembering the Songs," a 30-minute film featuring interviews with Fernando Cellicion, Paul Thompson and Lucy Vanderburg who offer a glimpse of the music makers of the Dine, Zuni, and Salish Communities. Then Gary will share time honored songs on his traditional American Indian made flutes. Q&A will follow the presentation.

Made possible by the Friends of the Oak Harbor Library, the Center for American Indian Policy and Applied Research at Salish Kootenai College, and the WK Kellogg Foundation.

This free event is for all ages.
Library: Oak Harbor Library
Contact: Kara Fox
Presenter: Gary Stroutsos