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Interview with Ida Halpern

Philip Lamarche interviews Ida Halpern about her work recording and studying the ceremonial songs of First Nations societies on the West Coast of British Columbia. Halpern relates how she undertook her project to record First Nations' traditi...

Love Song, Little Seal

Ida Halpern recorded Bily Assu performing this song at his home in Cape Mudge - Weḵa'yi. Chief Assu commented on the song: "Love Song 100 years ago. G̱uła̱las. Campbell River (Wiweḵ̕a̱m. The widow sings and asks the seal how soon will ...