Indigenous Music/Dance Duo
Sampson Brothers with Frank Waln – 7:30 PM @ University of Dubuque Heritage Center
Performing Native hoop dance to hip-hop, two Minneapolis brothers have revitalized an age-old tradition. Lumhe and Samsoche Sampson (Mvskoke Creek/Seneca) have been hoop dancing for nearly 30 years. The duo strives to give back to their tribe by promoting cultural pride, unity, and hope by setting a positive example through art, music, and dance. Award-winning Sicangu Lakota hip-hop artist and music producer from South Dakota’s Rosebud Reservation, Frank Waln, guest stars sharing his music, rap, and spoken word. Visit www.DBQ.edu/HeritageCenter.