Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

Paul "Che oke ten" Wagner *

 A painting of nine individuals depicted in celebratory cultural expression (playing music, dancing, and singing) atop an orange background. Artwork by Robert L. Horton.

Paul Che oke' ten Wagner *

Paul "Che oke ten" Wagner is an internationally performing presenter of traditional songs and stories of his Coast Salish tribal ancestors. Che oke ten is a member of the Wsaanich (Saanich) Tribe of southern Vancouver Island, British Columbia. An award-winning Native American flutist, his songs have come to him with visions of healing and prayer for all relations (tree people, animal people and human people).

Learn more on his website.

Photo by J. Lee Carey

Scheduled performance time: | Channel: 50 Years of Folklife | Category: Storytelling and Spoken Word