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Once you hear one of Spirit Wing's impassioned performances you will not soon forget their intense respect for their people and the history of Native Americans or that they have become one of the most popular Native American acts in the Middle Atlantic States.

Spirit Wings performers are: Barbara Gregg Andrews-Christy; vocals, flutes, percussion, Barry Lee; vocals, guitar, expertly backed up by Chris Hawley; bass, percussion and Doug Penglase, bass,percussion.

Spirit Wing was a finalist for Native American Music Awards in 2006, 2007, 2009 and 2010.

Since the year 2000, Spirit Wing has appeared at many Native American Festivals within Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, and Virginia. They are also a popular feature at Coffeehouses and Folk and Acoustic music festivals .

A small sample of their prior appearances include; Bethlehem Musikfest, Philadelphia Folk Festival, Nassau Community College Folk Festival, Delmarva Folk Festival, Two Moons Memorial Powwow, Southeastern Cherokee Powwow, Forksville Folk Festival, Susquehanna Music and Arts Festival, Penns Landing, Hickory Fest, etc.

Their music comes from a strong folk/acoustic music tradition along with traditional Native songs that date back hundreds of years. All four members of Spirit Wing have performed in various types of bands and ensembles that feature Rock, Blues, Bluegrass, and Country music.

 


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note: full band Spirit Wing performances will be labed. Red Kroz Bluez band, Psych A Billy and Barry Lee individual performances or Barry Lee being the MC for a Powwow will be identified also. All others are Spirit Wing as a duo (Barbara and Barry)
     
2015
 
  Oct 17   Lanchester Harvest Festival and Powwow, this is a one day at a really beautiful park in Lancaster County. Benefits Viet Nam Vets of America and Wolf Sanctuary. Gap, Pa.
  Oct 18   Tyler Arboretum Pumkin Days!! Tyler Arboretum
Phone: 610-566-9134 info@tylerarboretum.org
515 Painter Road
Media, PA 19063
         
     
2016
 
  Feb 6-7   Red Hoop Powwow, Barry will be MC Shepherd University Student Center, 301 N King St, Shepherdstown, WV Shepherdstown, WV
  Mar 4-5-6   personal learning  
  Mar 10   We are honored to return to the Baldwin School. Ardmore, Pa
  Mar 26   Barry returns to MC the NATIVES at PENN Powwow Phila. Pa.
  April 14   Robeson County Library, 2 shows Pembroke, NC
  April 16   Pembroke Jam Festival Day!! Pembroke, NC
  April 23   Private performance
  May 7-8   Manatawny Powwow, Pottstown, Pa. Barry is MC, full band plays Pottstwon, Pa
  May 14-15   Ontelaunee, Full Band Sat and Sunday...and let's jam on Saturday night, bring your guitars and other stuff... New Tripoli, Pa
  May 28   Musical Lairs..Lee Bowers has wanted us for some time..we finally got our schedules together!! Landsdown, PA Landsdown, PA
  June 4   TBA private  
  June 11-12   Washington Boro Event. Circle Legacy Center more details to follow Washington Boro, Pa
  June 18,19   Forksville Powwow Forksville, Pa
  July 2-3-4   Hobby Horse Native American Festival, the full band returns to perform, I will MC, and provide sound..same location as last year....right behind the Leesport Auction along rte 61. Leesport, Pa
  July 8   Friends Folk Club Barry joins Charlie Zahm in doing some music from the Civil War period. Charlie has a wonderful presentation on the Irish Brigade while Barry concentrates on the civilian side of the conflict. Oxford Pa
  July 9   We return to St. Elizabeth Ann Seton only this time the whole band will be there. What a great time January 2015...it'll be warmer this time...with vendors! Bear, DE
  July 16,17   Ratowanas Powwow, Barry MC's and duo plays on Sat & Sun Drums Pa
  Aug 6,7   Paumanuke Powwow Barry MC...and plays the blues with friends between Grand Entry's...we dance until 10pm on Saturday... Lindenhurst, NY long island
  Aug 16-17   Tionesta Indian Festival, we do a children's event on Tues and Wed a regular performance. This Festival is the whole town of Tionesta for the whole week. Tionesta, Pa.
  Aug 25   Barry does a classic Country Music show at the HorseShoe Inn, between Russel, Pa and Cataragus NY  
  Aug 26,27,28   Kinzua Heritage Festival , full band Russel, Pa
  Sept 3,4,5  

Two Moon's Memorial Powwow, Schuykill County Fairgrouds, full band..let's jam on Saturday night..or Friday...or...??

 
  Sept 10-11   Indian Steps Powwow, Spirit Wing duo performs, Barry is MC @ Indian Steps Museum, 205 Indian Steps Road, Airville, Pa. Airville, Pa.
  Sept 20-23   Angel Mounds..let's dance with the children in Indiana Evansville, IN
  Oct 15-16   Lanchester Harvest Festival and Powwow at Hibernia Park, Coatesville, Pa. (well, near Coatesville) 1 Park Rd, Coatesville, PA Hibernia Park,
  Nov 5   Barb teaches and demonstrates her wonderful beading techniques at the Hans Herr House Longhouse Willow Street, Pa.
  Nov 12   TBA (tenative)  
  Dec 3   New Holland Christmas on Main Festival, Studio 23 Salon...a very nice venue.. New Holland, Pa.
     
Photo by T.V. Hawley
 


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