Ongtupqa article featured on

Craig Baker has written an incredible article about the Ongtupqa project for

A Celebration of Hopi Music Heritage

This is a story about coming home. It’s also a story about music, and about shared visions. It’s the start of a new history of the American West – a new dawn, another chapter. And it all begins with a magic flute, said to have the power to bring the rain.

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Big thanks to Craig, Bobbi, Ashley, and everyone at -- a nonprofit organization based in Bisbee, Arizona whose mission is to create sustainable workshop facilities for artists and natural builders.

Matthew Nelson