Falynn Baptiste Christmas Album 2020 (y-dialect)

Here is a special treat for Christmas 2020, ready to launch December 11th from Falynn Baptiste, who is a Cree-Métis woman form Red Pheasant First Nation. Enjoy her YouTube video of O Holy Night below, or listen here to samples from the new album.

Click here to pre-order now – for yourself, or as a gift.

Falynn tells us, “As someone who grew up with her language and culture, I thought it was important to promote the language through song. This is one of the first contemporary Cree Christmas albums out there being distributed on a large platform. It will be for sale on iTunes hopefully around the album release date. I’m selling CDs to help offset the cost of the self-funded project.”

Friends here at Cree Literacy Network have helped with preparation of the lyrics (that will eventually be viewable on Falynn’s site under “Cree Chritmas Lyrics” – but for now you can read and sing along from the following page:

Learn more about Falynn and her music at https://falynnbaptiste.com/

About Arden Ogg

Arden Ogg is Director of the Cree Literacy Network, launched in 2010 with the goal of creating Cree language literacy materials suitable for use by learners of all ages.
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