Seven emerging and established Lakota musician artists or groups created an original song for one of the seven sections of this exhibit. They are citizens of three of the five Lakota nations that govern reservation lands in South and North Dakota. These lands are within the boundary of the 1868 Fort Laramie Treaty.

Musicians

Belief

Charmaine’s Song

Evelyn “Sissy” GoodHouse

vocals

Assassination

Honor Song for Sitting Bull

Cedric GoodHouse

vocals

Trek

Prelude to a Massacre

The Wake Singers

Douglas Two Bulls (acoustic guitar, vocals)

Micheal Two Bulls (electric guitar, drums, keyboard)

Grant Two Bulls (cello)

Massacre

Takuwe Shni

Sequoia Crosswhite

guitar, flute, keyboard, sound effects

Interval

Ina na Ate Malakota Keyapelo

Gerald & Stephen Yellowhawk

Gerald (vocals, guitar, flute)

Stephen (vocals)

Interment

Heaped Along the Crooked Gulch

Ghostsong Elegy

Tom Swift Bird (guitar)

Zachary Dendinger (percussion)

Travis Hencey (bass)

Proposal

Takuwe

Trevino Brings Plenty

synthesizer, samples