The women round dance songs contained in this album are songs that honor the Jingle Dress and are composed by Gabe Desrosiers. The Jingle dress is best known to the Anishinabe people as the "Medicine Dress." The Jingle dress dance is one of great honor within the Anishinabe people and carries a spiritual bond between dancer and spirit. The Northern Wind singers dedicate this album to the Medicine Dress" and all who dance this style.
One of the most respected Ojibway drum groups ever to tour the pow wow circuit is back with their fifth Arbor incredible pow wow album! "Whispering Winds" is a thought of spirituality and represents the journey here on mother earth. It is essentially one of the main components of the four sacred directions in Native American spirituality. Northern Wind believes that the winds that breathe upon us carry spiritual messages between man and the creator.
<b>NORTHERN WIND SINGERS ARE</b>:
Gabe Desrosiers (Lead Singer), Farrell Desrosiers, Elliott Desrosiers, Rodney Crow, B.J. Paul, Bruce Crow, Archie Paypompee, Cory Joseph, B.J. Copenace (Lead), Nate King (Lead), Daniel Buffalo (Lead), George Councillor, Tommy Hunter, Melvin "Bullhead" Cowley, Justin Handorgan