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Alt Title(s): Pamyua: Yup'ik tribal funk from Alaska
Location: Performed at Teatro Francisco Nunes on Mar. 12, 2005, as part of the Hemispheric Institute's 5th Encuentro in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, entitled Performing Heritage: Contemporary Indigenous and Community-Based Practices.
Synopsis: Alaska's performance group Pamyua reinterprets modern traditions of the Inuit and Yup'ik Eskimo through storytelling, music and dance. Pamyua performs Yup'ik storydances that refect the traditions of Yup'ik culture in Southwestern Alaska. The quartet also harmonizes ancient and original music that redefines the boundaries of Inuit expression. Pamyua mixes R&B, jazz, funk and world music to create...
Alt Title(s): Pamyua
Location: Interviewed on Mar. 14, 2005, as part of the Hemispheric Institute's 5th Encuentro in Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Synopsis: Pamyua is a musical ensemble from Alaska and Greenland that reinterprets modern traditions of the Inuit and Yup'ik people through storytelling, music and dance. Performing Yup'ik danced stories and harmonizing ancient and original music, their sound redefines the boundaries of Inuit expression. In this interview, conducted by Andrew McLean at the Hemispheric Institute 5th Encuentro (Belo Horizont...