Métis Memories of Residential Schools

A Testament to the Strength of the Métis

Tile #17

Métis Fiddle

Métis Fiddle

Teaching Statement:

Another well-loved cultural tradition of the Métis people is that of fiddling. Fiddling forms the basis of Métis jigging and other dance traditions.

Reflective Questions:

What role can music and dance play in the health of a community? 
How is maintaining cultural identity an act of resilience and/or resistance?