DEMETRIO PULIDO Kumeyaay Bird Singer
Demetrio Pulido, famous Kumeyaay bird singer from La Huerta, a Kumiai tribal community in northwest Baja California, Mexico, is pictured above performing traditional bird songs during the annual Kumeyaay Fiesta in San Antonio Necua, a nearby Kumeyaay Indian village.
The indigenous gourd instrument Demetrio Pulido is playing in his right hand is a Native American rattle.
KUMEYAY.INFO has a free movie video audio recording that documents the Demetrio Pulido performance, photographed in 2005 on location during the Necua tribal fiesta.
For a 2005 northern KUMEYAAY FIESTA photo essay:
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