Vermont Indigenous Celebration: Abenaki Singers - Interview with Abenakis Walker & Melody Brook - Abenaki Dancers, Takara Matthews & Josh Hunt

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Abenaki Singers - Traditional Wabanaki chants and songs accompanied by hand drum. Interview with Walker and Melody Brook - Dressed in 1609 period costume, Walker and Melody share their insights into being an Abenaki. Abenaki Dancers - Award winning Takara Matthews and Josh Hunt demonstrate some of the dances of a New England Pow-wow. This program is part of the Lake Champlain quadricentennial celebration.

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1 Wednesday July 22, 2009 at 6:55 PM
2 Wednesday July 29, 2009 at 3:15 PM
3 Friday July 31, 2009 at 9:05 PM
4 Saturday August 1, 2009 at 2:05 AM
5 Saturday August 1, 2009 at 8:05 AM
6 Saturday August 1, 2009 at 10:15 PM
7 Sunday August 2, 2009 at 3:15 AM
8 Sunday August 2, 2009 at 9:15 AM
9 Wednesday September 9, 2009 at 6:10 AM
10 Wednesday September 9, 2009 at 11:55 AM

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