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Elders’ Wisdom, Children’s Song Radio Show

March 28, 2009

Elders’ Wisdom, Children’s Song Radio Show
Featuring Larry Long Honoring Slava Bryn

Larry Long, executive director of Community Celebration of Place, was on MPR's Radio Heartland with Dale Connelly for the first Elders' Wisdom, Children's Song Radio Show. The show highlighted a performance by the students of North Park Elementary honoring Meroslava Bryn, whose voice can be heard through spoken word in the piece.

You can listen to the performance HERE.

Learn more about Meroslava Bryn

The EWCS radio show will be an ongoing series highlighting different Elders honored through the program. The second installment is slated to air later this Spring.

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I had the most awesome musical experience of my life—when I heard the fourth grade children at Eagle Heights Spanish Immersion school sing “Your Song” honoring our Elders! One of the elders was my son John. WHAT A SONG!

Thank You, Jack Tschida

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