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Maakusie loves music

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  • Author: June, Chelsey; Jaaji
    Contributor: Campeau, Tamara

    Maakusie loves music! But what makes music in the Arctic so special? Join Maakusie as he practises katajjaniq (throat singing) and learns ajaja songs, drumming, and more! Explore everything from traditional instruments to dances to the origin of the brass bands in the Arctic today. Grab your instruments or sing along. This journey through the history of music in the Arctic is sure to get your toes tapping! Written by renowned Canadian indie rock duo Jaaji and Chelsey June of Twin Flames, this vibrant and engaging book introduces young readers to the exciting world of traditional and modern music in the North.

    Subject(s): Inuit | Music
    Original Publisher: Iqaluit, Nunavut, Nunavummi, an imprint of Inhabit Education Books Inc.
    Language(s): English
    ISBN: 9781774505748, 1774505746
    Collection(s)/Series: First Nations Communities Read 2023