Jerry Alfred
Genres:
International, Jazz, Pop/Rock
Meta styles:
Folk/Country Rock, Latin Jazz/World Fusion, North American Traditions, Psychedelic/Garage
Styles:
Folk-Rock, Native American, Psychedelic/Garage, World Fusion

Jerry Alfred (born 1955) is a Northern Tutchone musician living in Pelly Crossing, Yukon. He was named "Keeper of the Songs" at birth, an honorary title which he has made into a career, updating traditional Tutchone music by adding twentieth century Western influences. Alfred was born in the community of Mayo, Yukon in September 1955 into traditional life and speaking the Northern Tutchone language, a skill which he kept alive in spite of having been sent to residential English speaking schools at the age of five.

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Jerry Alfred & The Medicine Beat - Etsi Shon

Jerry Alfred & The Medicine Beat - Etsi Shon

Year:
1996
Tracks:
11
Bitrate:
192 kbps