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Rhonda Head is a classically trained singer from Opaskwayak Cree Nation in Manitoba. Her recording in Cree was one of 12 versions of O Canada recorded with the TSO in honour of Canada 150.
mitho-ithiniw-kîsikanisik / ᒥᖪᐃᖨᓂᐤᑮᓯᑲᓂᓯᐠ mino-ininiw-kîsikanisik / ᒥᓄᐃᓂᓂᐤᑮᓯᑲᓂᓯᐠ miyo-iyiniw-kîsikanisik / ᒥᔪ ᐃᔨᓂᐤ ᑮᓯᑲᓂᓯᐠ Happy Indigenous People’s Day! Indigenous People’s Day falls on the Summer Solstice. We don’t have a word that means “solstice” but kâ-mâwaci-kino-kîsikâk means ‘longest day of the year’. It’s also … Continue reading
One of the best things about being connected with so many gifted speakers, teachers and linguists, is knowing about all the wonderful resources they produce for the use of other speakers, teachers and linguists! Thank you to Ken Paupanekis for … Continue reading
The following MP3 audio files correspond to the 24 units in Ken Paupanekis’s Introductory Cree Course, offered May 2-13, 2011, at the University of Manitoba’s Summer Cree Institute, and offered regularly by distance through University College of the North. Units 1-12 … Continue reading