Tribal Histories

Ojibwe Music

Special | 29m 13s  | Video has closed captioning.

Eddie Benton-Benai describes the roles that instruments such as the shaker, flute and drum play in Ojibwe life. Tribal members perform traditional music. Also shown are the Spirit Bird Singers, a group of younger musicians carrying on and extending the traditions.

Aired: 08/31/00

Rating: TV-G

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Tribal Histories is a local public television program presented by PBS Wisconsin.