Hopi Butterfly – Hotevilla Village Singers

$16.00

Performed by singers and dancers from Hotevilla Village, on Third Mesa, in Arizona. The Butterfly Dance is a thanksgiving dance in August, for the harvest, chiefly for the corn crop and features young Hopi maidens wearing elaborate headdresses….

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Performed by singers and dancers from Hotevilla Village, on Third Mesa, in Arizona. The Butterfly Dance is a thanksgiving dance in August, for the harvest, chiefly for the corn crop and features young Hopi maidens wearing elaborate headdresses. This rare recording captures the beauty of a culture that is rarely glimpsed by outsiders.