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"Voices from Cedar: Southeast Alaskan Wind Instruments"

Friday, June 18, 2021
10:00 am10:30 am

The Smithsonian Arctic Studies Center Alaska and Sealaska Heritage Institute invite you to join them on Friday, June 18th, 2021 at 10:00-10:30am AK / 2:00pm-2:30pm EST for the webinar “Voices from Cedar: Southeast Alaska Wind Instruments.”

Join Tsimshian Master Artist John C. Hudson III at his art studio in Metlakatla for a conversation about Southeast Alaska wind instruments, with a focus on whistles carved from red cedar. Find out about online videos where you can learn how to carve a whistle with John as your teacher. Dawn Biddison from the Smithsonian Arctic Studies Center Alaska will host the event.

Please click the link below to join the webinar: (Passcode: 621005)
or call 1-669-900-6833 (Webinar ID: 864 2684 1564 / Passcode: 621005)

We encourage the audience to submit questions during the event using the “Q&A” option or “raise hand” button to ask your question in person. Links and other information will be shared in the “chat” window.

This event will be recorded and posted online at the “Smithsonian Arctic Studies Center in Alaska” Learning Lab site ( and YouTube channel (