A music CD of lively songs performed during social dances in the Northwest Territories. Recorded on their first visit to the Southwestern United States.
Norman Danais on Fiddle and Bobby Don Banais on Bass. Norman is from Mender River, Alberta.
11 Songs include: 1)Afternoon Waltz. 2)Norm's Two Step. 3)Do Si Do. 4)Cajun Fiddle. 5)Movin On. 6)In The Mint. 7)Golden Slippers. 8)Chineese Breakdown. 9)Polka Hop. 10)Under The Tree. 11)Crazy Arms.
David (Dziga) Gon singing songs of Christmas in Tlicho.
12 Songs include: 1) Jingle Bells, 2) Angels We have heard On High, 3) O Holy Night, 4) Mary’s Boy child, 5) Away in a Manger, 6) Little Drummer Boy, 7) Santa Clause is Coming to Town, 8) O Christmas Tree, 9) Deck the Halls, 10) Happy Christmas, 11) Feliz Navidad, 12) We which you a Merry Christmas, Silent Night
Diga is originally from the Tåîchô community of Behchoko (Rae-Edzo) but now resides in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories. A singer/songwriter who performs with great respect for the land, the Tåîchô culture and the community Elders. Diga's music draws inspiration from the earth and exposes the conflicts that arise from the evolution of his native culture and his place in the two worlds that dominate northern life.
1. Nake De (Two Worlds), 2. Seagia (My Friend), 3. Deh Ke (Frank Channel), 4. Ela (Canoe), 5. Yake (Heaven), 6. Dechita (The Bush), 7. Sedzee Ta (With My Heart), 8. Sinde (Older Brother), 9. Mahsi (Thank You), 10. Whaehdoo (People of Old), 11. A New World & 12. Xo Adzezaa (Winter Moon).
Leon and Deon Zoe created this CD, along with wife Doreen and daughter Deanna.
12 Songs include: 1)Forgiving You Was Easy. 2)Another Place Another Time. 3)Your Cheatin Heart. 4)I Could Never Be Ashamed Of You. 5)Crazy Arms. 6)It Keeps Right On A-Hurtin'. 7)Cold Cold Heart. 8)Help Me Make It Through The Night. 9)It Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels. 10)My Favorite Lies. 11)Waltz Of The Angels. 12)Tonight The Bottle Let Me Down.
Enjoy the St. Michael's Choir of Behchoko. Singers are: Mary Rose Simpson, Celine Wanazah, Francis Richardson, Mary Madeline Michel
16 Songs include: 1) Aba, 2) Assìi nezî agodi, 3) Degai nelî eyit’à, 4) Dii dzêë nek’e, 5) Dii åèt’è wet’à ts’eeda, 6) Asïï nexè nô, 7) Ave maria, 8) Gomô dzêë, 9) Azôõ eåexç nàdats’eti, 10) Nî nexè naetåe dehwhô, 11) Nohtsî Setà, 12) Nàridaa, Nàridaa, Nàridaa, 13) SeNöhtsi ayìi xòwhihtsî nôõ, 14) Sek’èndeì, seNõhtsî, 15) Ene Hotiì gogha yaneti, 16) Zezì gogha eåanîwo