TURTLE ISLAND SINGS

 

(8:00) Quartz Crystal Soprano Flute, Electric Guitar, Clay Flutes, Electronics. Copyright Fee: Recording. Music Copyright 1995, Brent Michael Davids.

 

TURTLE ISLAND SINGS is a contemporary dance soundtrack for American Indian dancers performing on-stage in a variety of indigenous dance styles, and designed as a closing "finale" performance. The work was performed and recorded by Brent Michael Davids on flutes and Joe Myers on guitar at Blue Butterfly Theatre, and was choreographed by indigenous dance director Hanay Geiogamah for the American Indian Dance Theater in Los Angeles.

 

"Turtle Island Sings" was commissioned and premiered by the American Indian Dance Theater, Los Angeles, CA, in 1995.