White Eagle in Concert

White Eagle in Concert HIDVL

Concert by White Eagle, tenor, accompanied by David Strickland on piano. The concert includes the Rudy Martin song Are you Really There? sung as a duet with Pura Fe. White Eagle (Rosebud Sioux), was the first American Indian to sing lead roles in American musical theater and opera. He graduated from the prestigious Merola Opera Program at the San Francisco Opera and has performed with the Pennsylvania Opera Theater, Florentine Opera, Cleveland Opera, and others. Pura Fe (Tuscarora) is a singer, composer, teacher, poet, dancer, and actress. She has studied with the American Ballet Theater and Martha Graham, and has sung with the Mercer Ellington Orchestra. Fe is a founding member of Ulali, formerly known as Pura Fe, an a cappella Native women's trio that blends a variety of traditional and contemporary indigenous music of the Americas.


Permanent URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2333.1/cz8w9gsq

Additional Info

  • Title: White Eagle in Concert
  • Alternate Title: White Eagle
  • Holdings: video (HIDVL)
  • Duration: 01:54:42
  • Language: English
  • Date: 1991 May 31
  • Location: The American Indian Community House, New York City
  • Type-Format: performance, concert
  • Cast: White Eagle, tenor ; David Strickland, pianist ; Pura Fe, featured singer.
  • Credits: American Indian Community House, producer ; White Eagle, creator.