CREDITS:

A big THANK YOU to all those who contributed their talent, time and energy to the making of KEEPER OF THE FAMILY!

ProducerBarbara A. Warren, aka Shining Woman
Music DirectorSteve Bayard
Assistant Music DirectorNora Thurmond
Sound Engineer, Shining WomanPaul Kraushaar, PSR Recording Studio, Grass Valley CA
Sound Engineer, OtsigeyaMatt Baxter, Baxter Ranch Recording Co, Auburn CA
MasteringGeorge Horn, Fantasy Studios, Berkeley CA
Graphic DesignJuan Sandoval & Renee Bayard, Adion Design Studio
Shining Woman PhotographerJuan Sandoval
Otsigeya PhotographerDennis Walker
Language ConsultantPrentice Robinson, Tulsa OK
Song CatcherBarbara A. Warren, aka Shining Woman
Harmonies ArrangementSteve Bayard, Nora Thurmond
Children Singers(Cherokee) Amaya Zebroff 5, Tyler Trantham 6, Kiya Soza 7, Morgan Walker 11, Callie Pulliam 11, Hannah Pulliam 16, Kadie Pulliam 17, and Lauren Roberts 8 (Ojibwe).
Shining Woman VocalsBarbara A. Warren (Cherokee), Carole Ching (Southern Hun), Lindsey Thurmond (Ojibwe), Nora Thurmond (Ojibwe), Tonya Elliott (Cherokee)
Otsigeya VocalsBarbara A. Warren (Cherokee), Brandy Leonard, Gwen Cochran (Cherokee-Comanche), Jennifer West (Cherokee), Kathy Growney, Nora Thurmond (Ojibwe), Shirley Rowland (E. Cherokee), Tonya Elliott (Cherokee), Valerie Retallack (Cherokee-Choctaw)
Mother DrumOtsigeya
Hand Drums, ShakersBarbara A. Warren, Nora Thurmond, Tonya Elliott
JinglesBarbara A. Warren
Piano, Drum Set, PercussionPaul Kraushaar
Guitar, Bass GuitarSteve Bayard
Banjo, MandolinJ.T. Lawrence
HarmonicaHomer Wills
Native FluteEric Ray (Cherokee), aka Gvwi