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Davids, Brent Michael

Kay Edwards.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Native American Music; Contemporary Music. 487 words.

[Blue Butterfly ]

(b Madison, WI, June 4, 1959). American composer and flutist of Mohican descent (enrolled member of Stockbridge Band of Mohican Nation). He earned degrees in...

Geronimo

J. Bryan Burton.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music and Religion; Music; Native American Music; Romantic Music; Contemporary Music. 301 words.

[Goyaałé, Goyathlay, Goyahkla ]

(b New Mexico, 1829; d Fort Sill, OK, Feb 17, 1909). Native American instrument maker, singer, medicine man, prophet, and military leader. He...

Jenson [Lockington], Dylana

Sorab Modi.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Native American Music; Contemporary Music. 285 words.

(Ruth )

(b Los Angeles, CA, May 14, 1961). American violinist and violin teacher. She received her first violin lessons from her mother in 1963 and began formal study with...

Kapayou, Everett

John-Carlos Perea.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Native American Music; Contemporary Music. 136 words.

(b Tama, IA, May 13, 1933; d Ames, IA, Aug 16, 2006). Native American (Meskwaki) singer, drummer, and flute player. Kapayou was born on the Meskwaki Indian Settlement in Tama, Iowa,...

Nevaquaya, Joyce Lee

Paula Conlon.

in Oxford Music Online

December 2014; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Folk, Indigenous, and Traditional Music; Music; Native American Music; Contemporary Music. 209 words.

[‘Doc’ Tate ]

(b Fletcher, OK, July 3, 1932; d Lawton, OK, March 5, 1996). Native American (Comanche) maker and player of juniper flutes. He attended the Fort Sill Indian...