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Award-winning tribal rock musician and flute-maker Robert Mirabal is performing tonight at the Jeanne Dini Center in Yerington, Nev.

Mirabal’s flutes are world renowned and have been displayed at the Smithsonian Institute’s Museum of the American Indian, according to this story from the Reno (Nev.) Gazette Journal.

    Mirabal was twice named the Native American Music Awards’ Artist of the Year, and received the Songwriter of the Year award three times. He was featured in Grammy Award winning album, Sacred Ground – a Tribute to Mother Earth, in 2006 for Best Native American Music Album.

The Walker River Paiute Tribe EDC and the Yerington Paiute Tribe are among those sponsoring the performance by Mirabal, who is from Taos Pueblo.

Gwen Florio

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