Sounds Like Milwaukee: A prayer in Oneida
In our Sounds Like Milwaukee series, we’re collecting your most memorable sounds. On today’s episode, we hear the Oneida Prayer Singers— and learn their captivating history.
They’re a Wisconsin group of mostly elder Oneida tribe members who have been singing Christian hymns in the Oneida language for decades.
It's a tradition of resistance that started centuries ago, and why it's one woman's favorite sounds.
Learn how to submit YOUR favorite sounds here.