R. Carlos Nakai
R. Carlos Nakai
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Far from the Water (aria for Native American flute & orchestra) (World)
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On Eagle's Wings
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Daybreak Vision (World)
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Native Drumming, Part 1: "Flag Song" (World)
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Ancient Ground

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R. Carlos Nakai

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Tucson-based gold and platinum-selling multi-instrumentalist R. Carlos Nakai is a Native American musician and cultural anthropologist of Navajo-Ute descent. Though he received classical training on the trumpet, his numerous recordings consist primarily of resonant solo performances of Native American flute improvisations with a judicious use of synthesizers, chanting, and nature sounds. Nakai only occasionally features arrangements of traditional melodies from various tribes; i... Read more

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