Lowak Shoppala’ (Fire and Light)
Nashville String Machine
Jerod Tate, Conductor
Chickasaw Nation Children’s Chorus and Dance Troupe
Vocal Soloists: Stephen Clark, Chelsea Owen, Meghan Vera Starling
Narrators: Lynne Moroney, Wes Studi, Richard Ray Whitman

Tate has clearly taken the Western musical tradition and found a compelling voice that integrates his native culture.
– Sequenza 21


To Awaken the Sun
UCO Cantilena Women’s Choir
Darla Eshelman, Conductor
Candace Fish, Piano
Tess Remy-Schumacher, Cello

Jerod Tate’s Taloowa’ Chipota (Children’s Songs) appears on this album.


Works by Jerod Impichchaachaaha’ Tate
San Francisco Symphony and Chorus
Edwin Outwater, Conductor
Christine Bailey Davis, Flute
Thomas Robertello, Flute

Tate is rare as an American Indian composer of classical music. Rarer still is his ability to effectively infuse classical music with American Indian nationalism.”
– Washington Post


ETHEL String Quartet

American is beautiful in ETHEL’s Documerica.
– San Francisco Classical Voice

Jerod Tate’s Pisashi (Reveal) appears on this album.


Four Strings Around the World
Irina Muresanu, Solo Violin

Jerod Tate’s Oshta (Four) appears on this album.

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