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Animal Songs

Chief Peter John, Traditional Chief of Interior Alaska, sang and discussed these ancient Animal songs of the Athabascan people at his log home in the village of Minto during a snow storm on November 9th, 1993. He was 94 years old at the time, singing songs that are maybe 5 or 6 hundred years old. He requested the Tanana Chiefs record these teachings of the traditional law and to provide the recording to his people and to all others who might profit from hearing them. Chief John was an eloquent, spiritual...
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  • program length: 30 minutes

Thursday, July 20 at 12:30 am on 12.2


additional airdates

  • Friday, June 23 at 10:30 pm on 12.2