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Talking to Water with Joanne Shenandoah

October 17, 2014 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Join the legendary, Grammy award-winning Joanne Shenandoah for a
presentation about our relationship to the natural world and the healing vibration of music from a perspective steeped in indigenous culture.
Joanne Shenandoah, PhD, is one of America’s most celebrated and critically acclaimed musicians with over 40 music awards including a record 13 Native American Music awards! Shenandoah recently performed for His Holiness the Dali Lama and at St. Peter’s at the Vatican in Italy where she performed for the canonization celebration of the first Native American Saint Kateri Tekakwitha. Shenandoah has performed at prestigious events such as The White House, Carnegie Hall, 5 Presidential Inaugurations, and the Parliament of the Worlds Religions. She and her daughter Leah recorded on the title track “Path to Zero” with Jim Morrison which also included artists, Sting/ Bono, Sinead O’Conner, Robert Downey Jr. and others. She is a board member of the Hiawatha Institute for Indigenous Knowledge.


October 17, 2014
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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University of Maine
Orono, ME United States
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