Whilst on the island of Kaua’i, a friend Kaplan Bunce invited me to the Powwow in Paradise, a cultural event and a traditional Native American powwow for the community . Many tribes and Pacific nations were represented and much dancing and drumming – I was honoured to join the Tahitian drummers.
This unique Powwow ‘has a special emphasis on cultural exchange between the Native American and Polynesian cultures.’
On the first night different cultural expressions were represented – Native American flute, taiko drummers, Tahitian dancers, African drummers and more contemporary music.
Some more drumming and singing from the 60th Annual Eastern Shoshone Indian Days Powwow on the Wind River Reservation in Fort Washakie, Wyoming. The Walking Buffalo Singers from Big River Saskatchewan, Canada are a new generation of young singers - most related to the original group who recorded three albums. youtu.be/bPNw5n4VT8AIncredible drumming and singing at the 60th Annual Eastern Shoshone Indian Days Powwow on the Wind River Reservation in Fort Washakie, Wyoming, from the Walk... ...