Drum Groups

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Flags Of Native Americans In The United States - Society, Language, and Culture - Music and Art
... performers young and old, ranging from pow-wow drum music to hard-driving rock-and-roll and rap ... Gathering of Nations in Albuquerque, New Mexico, members of drum groups sit in a circle around a large drum ... Drum groups play in unison while they sing in a native language and dancers in colorful regalia dance clockwise around the drum groups in the center ...
Powwow - Music - Drumming
... "Good drums get the dancers out there, good songs get them to dance well ... Without drum groups there is no music ... No music, no dance, no powwow." There may be many drums at a powwow, especially weekend or week long ones, but each powwow features a host drum which is accorded great ...

Famous quotes containing the words groups and/or drum:

    If we can learn ... to look at the ways in which various groups appropriate and use the mass-produced art of our culture ... we may well begin to understand that although the ideological power of contemporary cultural forms is enormous, indeed sometimes even frightening, that power is not yet all-pervasive, totally vigilant, or complete.
    Janice A. Radway (b. 1949)

    It shall be said that gods are stone.
    Shall a dropped stone drum on the ground,
    Flung gravel chime? Let the stones speak
    With tongues that talk all tongues.
    Dylan Thomas (1914–1953)