To Métis dancing is important. Dancing was learned growing up and an important part of being in community. It brought joy. Music got their feet moving.
Cecile Dances 1
Cecile tells a story about dancing at a wedding when she was younger.
Esther Dances 1
Esther describes the happy playing of music, singing, and dancing and the development of songs to reflect life as well as dancing to win competitions and other ways to be happy.
Francis Dances 1 (Metis Must Dance)
Francis explains the importance of music and dancing to Métis people.
Ella Dances 2 (Music is good energy)
Ella describes the different music and dances that get her feet moving.
Ella Dances 1
Ella describes where the music and dances that she had learned growing up came from.