Elaine Grinnell | Ancestral Stories of the Klallam People: Elaine Grinnell

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Ancestral Stories of the Klallam People: Elaine Grinnell

by Elaine Grinnell

This is a 2 CD set of legends and ancestral stories of the Klallam people recorded by Jamestown S'Klallam elder Elaine Grinnell. Tracks include an introduction by Elaine in the Klallam (Coast Salish) language, and 8 tracks with traditional Native stories
Genre: Spoken Word: Storytelling
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  Song Share Time Download
1. Introduction
0:49 $0.99
2. Mouse and Her Children
10:19 $0.99
3. Grandma Crab
11:53 $0.99
4. Wishy Coyote
14:54 $0.99
5. Mink and Wolf
20:52 $0.99
6. Grandfather and Grandson (Grandfather's Lessons)
14:58 $0.99
7. Fisherman and His Wife
36:49 $0.99
8. The Little Boy and the Loon
27:01 $0.99
9. How Salmon Got His Hooknose
8:29 $0.99
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Album Notes
This 2 CD recording includes liner notes with a short bio for Elaine Grinnell and descriptions of each of the 8 stories. Elaine gives an introduction to her recording in the Klallam (Coast Salish) language, then translates what she has said into English. Six of the stories are from her Jamestown S'Klallam heritage, Grandma Crab is a story Elaine learned from her father's Lummi family elders, and Mink and Wolf is a story Elaine learned from Tom Charles of the Lower Elwha Klallam.



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