Okanagan-Colville

[aka Nsyilxcən, Okanagan, Colville-Okanagan]

Classification: Salishan

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critically endangered

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nsəlxcin iʔ‿snkʷnim Songs for Beginners in Colville-Okanagan Salish

Most of the songs in this collection were translated from English and are based on traditional Euro-American melodies. Two of the songs are traditional Okanagan melodies with ancient roots. All of the songs were translated or transcribed and sung by Sarah Peterson. Tish Elkink (Lower Similkameen) and LaRae Wiley (Lakes) also sing a version of the numbers song.

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Sarah Peterson

Grahm Wiley-Camacho

1950

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English

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