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Refuge plans grand opening for new visitor center

...cutting at 1 p.m. on Saturday. At 2 p.m., the Kenaitze Jabila'ina Dance Group will perform, followed by the Del Dumi Drummers. Cabin historian Gary Titus will lead a draw-knife presentation at the restored Elwell Cabin adjacent to the Visitor Center...
Troubadour North hopes to spread 'Alaska Sound.'

...continue this? And he says 'hell yeah.'" The band's lineup has remained the same except for a change of drummers. The current drummer is Curtis Bates. Beginning as a group hastily gathered for one show, the members of Troubadour North brought...
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Reeling it in: 'Mad Max' blazes down 'Fury Road'

...soundtrack to the chase playing out below him. Behind the speakers, suspended at a 45 degree angle, are a half-dozen bass drummers, pounding out a rhythm, giving structure to the mayhem.It's bizarre, amazingly cool looking, and has absolutely nothing...
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Kenaitze Indian Tribe celebrates opening of Dena'ina Wellness Center

...her feet and arched her back, and stared at Rolly Rivas, whose bell-wrapped feet matched the rhythm of the Mount Susitna drummers and singers gathered around a skin drum in the large gathering space of the Dena'ina Wellness Center. Rivas spun around...
New year, new look, new attitude

...newly reconfigured institution's first quarter went. The students have embraced their new colors, Truesdell said. The drummers performed in front of an almost packed house that evening. Attendees included the staff, students and teachers who made the...
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Many come together for open house success

...then made themselves available to give guided tours throughout the night. Special thanks to the Heartbeat of Mother Earth drummers from the Kenaitze Indian Tribe, who offered a special opening and closing ceremony, and to Pastor Jim Pearson who gave the...
Scotland for the day

...Hlazinka of Anchorage, Side Drummer of the Day Brandi Larson of Fairbanks and Tenor Drummer of the Day Christopher Larson...competition, and pipers and drummers could be seen practicing...Newbrough, 14, is a tenor drummer with the Alaska Celtic Pipes...
Kenai River Campus celebrates commencement Thursday

...valedictorian and Denaya DeVolld the bachelors valedictorian. The musical selection will be performed by the Mother Earth Kenaitze Drummers. Musical accompaniment for the ceremony, including the processional and recessional, will be provided by KRC adjunct faculty...
Kenaitze Tribe breaks ground on new wellness center

...speeches from members of the tribal council, local and state representatives. It also incorporated a blessing from a group of drummers and the Lord's prayer recited in Dena'ina by culture bearer Jon Ross. Father Thomas Andrew of the Holy Assumption of the...
'Tis the season

...expendable members of the team sent to examine the bomb first. "Lords a Leaping" meant to clear the area, and the "Twelve Drummers Drumming" represented the controlled detonation.I think I prefer the English Priest version, especially for a Christmas...


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