Lakota music highlighted Native Americans’ Day

Crazy Horse Memorial, South Dakota (AP) October 2010

The Lakota Music Project highlighted the 21st Native Americans’ Day celebration this week at the Crazy Horse Memorial.

South Dakota Symphony Maestro Delta David Gier conducted the 35-member Chamber Orchestra and the Porcupine Singers, led by Melvin Young Bear of the Pine Ridge Reservation. The collaboration incorporates traditional Lakota drums and vocals with Euro-classical orchestral instruments.




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