Douglas Blue Feather, Cherokee heritage & adopted Dakota (Zephier family Ihunktowan Band of the Yankton Sioux Nation of South Dakota), is an internationally known recording artist and performer of music featuring the Native American flute. Recognized as one of the most accomplished flutists of today, he has released 21 CDs which have been heard on radio stations and TV music channels worldwide including Pandora, iTunes, Soundscape, Sirius, NativeRadio.com, and many others.
The highlights of Doug's career include winning eleven national music awards including five Indian Summer Music Awards in the categories of "Best Native American Flute" and "Best Contemporary Instrumental", four Native American Music Awards in the categories of "Flutist of the Year" and "Best New Age", the Global Music Awards, and the Visionary Music Awards. In total, Douglas has received over 60 various award nominations and has been a voting member of the Grammys in the Producers & Engineers Wing since 2007.
As a world class musician, Douglas Blue Feather comes with a proven track record of being one of the most talented performers on the Native American flute in the world and has performed at the Native American Awards, on Fox and NBC TV, and at numerous nationally advertised powwows, festivals, expos, universities and churches throughout the United States.