Remember Me Grandfather
Of Ihunktowan Dakota/Sicangu Lakota heritage, singer Joseph Shields, Jr. was raised in the traditional way as a ceremonial singer and medicine man. Carrying on the tradition of is forefathers, he is a keeper of Lakota culture and song. Feeling that they should be preserved for coming generations, he presents these sacred songs that illustrate the Lakota spiritual way of life.
40:24 minutes — ©2006