Great Musicians from our First Nations

This collection contains biographies of ten First Nations musicians who overcame adversity and became successful. This book can be used as a stand alone reference resource in the classroom or alongside the blackline masters from the First Nations Series for Young Readers Teacher Resource.
musician
First Nation
adversity
traditional
drumming
Michael Bucher
Cherokee
sacred sites
Mary Youngblood
Seminole
Aleut
flutist
Crystal Shawanda
Ojibwa
Blackfire
Navajo
Leela Gilday
Dene
composer
empowerment
Four Rivers Drum
powwow
Jamie Coon
Creek
Mato Janji
Nakota Sioux
Shane Yellowbird
Cree
Gabriel Ayala
Pascua Yaqui
classical guitar
First Nations Series for Young Readers
Second Story Press
Author/Publisher/Website
Schilling, Vincent
Primary Identifier
9781897187760
Subject
Arts Education