Kevin Locke presents to performing arts centers, festivals, schools, universities, conferences, state and national parks, monuments and historic sites, pow wows and reservations. His special […]Read More
Kevin is known throughout the world as a visionary Hoop Dancer, the preeminent player of the indigenous Northern Plains flute, a traditional storyteller, cultural ambassador, recording artist and educator.
"A young hunter tracked an elk to a remote, unfamiliar place high up on the mountain. He stopped to rest, and in the stillness he heard a soft, soothing, unusual sound."
The Hoop Dance
"I dedicate this vision dance of renewal to the ne…
KevinLocke.com News and Updates
Thu Jan 18, 2018 2:00pm-3:00pm Kevin Locke Hoop Dance Assembly Enemy Swim Day School 13525 446th Avenue, Waubay, SD 57273Read More
Wed Jan 18, 2018 11:45am-12:40pm Kevin Locke Hoop Dance Assembly Sisseton Middle School 516 8th Ave West, Sisseton SD 57262Read More
Tue Jan 16, 2018 Kevin Locke Hoop Dance Assembly / 2 Performances Tiospa Zina Tribal School #2 Tiospa Zina Drive, Agency Village, SD 57262Read More
Monday January 15, 2018 7:00pm Dr. Martin Luther King Jr Day / Civil Rights Day Celebration Sisseton City Hall Community Room 406 2nd Ave. W., […]Read More
Contact & Booking
You have to see the magnificence of the Kevin Locke Native Dance Ensemble live to really appreciate why this ensemble is so exceptional.
Three years in the making, this breakthrough recording, produced by two-time Grammy winner Tom Wasinger, features traditional Lakota songs played on flute by Kevin and arranged in a vibrant contemporary world music setting.
Collectively referred to as the Sioux, this confederacy includes four Santee divisions, the two Yankton and Yanktonai divisions, and the Lakota (Teton) as the seventh division.
(Tokeya Inajin is his Lakota name, meaning "The First to Arise") is known throughout the world as a visionary Hoop Dancer, the preeminent player of the indigenous Northern Plains flute, a traditional storyteller, cultural ambassador, recording artist and educator.Read More
Michael Thomlinson, Special Education Paraprofessional
Ms. Marchant, Kindergarten Teacher
Susan O’Boyle, 8th Grade Teacher
makes his music with the drum, the flute, and the rattle, along with his singing voice.