Historical Classical Influences

Jerod Tate

Jerod Tate discusses the musicians that influenced him, and how those masters' efforts to incorporate the music of their homelands inspired him to integrate his Native American heritage with his classical music career.


Related Videos

3 Videos

Opening the Door to Classical Music

Jerod Tate
Music has always been a part of Jerod Tate's family.

Artistic Adaptations

Jerod Tate
Jerod Tate discusses the ways that Native artists have adapted European methods of creating art into their own personal expressions.

Jerod Tate: Emmy Award-Winning Composer

The Chickasaw Nation
Jerod Tate recently won an Emmy for his involvement in the documentary entitled "The Science of Composing."