Pamyua: Live in Concert

enc05_pamyua_LgPhoto/ Foto: Marlène Ramírez Cancio


Arctic's (from Alaska and Greenland) performance group Pamyua reinterprets modern traditions of the Inuit and Yup'ik Eskimo through storytelling, music and dance. Pamyua performs Yup'ik danced stories that portray the traditions of the Yup'ik culture in Southwestern Alaska. The quartet also harmonizes ancient and original music that redefine the boundaries of Inuit expression. Pamyua's mixes R&B, jazz, funk, and world music to create a unique new native style. The performances are very dynamic, ranging from traditional dances to Tribalfunk dances – worldmusic.

Background Information
  • Country: United States
  • Date: Saturday, March 12, 2005
  • Encuentro Location: Teatro Francisco Nunes
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