John Two-Hawks

John Two-Hawks
Occupation(s) Singer, instrumentalist
Instruments Native American-style flute
Associated acts Nightwish

John Two-Hawks is a Grammy-nominated American performing and recording artist.[1] He sings and plays multiple instruments, and is best known for playing the Native American-style flute.

Recording and performing career

Two-Hawks is featured as the vocalist and cedar flute player for the song "Creek Mary's Blood" on the Nightwish album Once. He also appeared on Nightwish's End of an Era CD/DVD, a recording of their live performance in Helsinki, Finland on October 21, 2005.

In 2007, Two-Hawks contributed[2] to the soundtrack for the Emmy-nominated[3] Television film, Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee. In 2009, four of his songs were used in the soundtrack for the film Gentlemen Broncos,[4] and his album, Wind Songs, received a Grammy nomination.[1]

Other collaborations include concerts and recordings with classical guitarist Charles Christian Hammer. He contributed music to the accompanying audio CD for How Not To Catch Fish and Other Adventures of Iktomi by Joseph M. Marshall III.




  1. 1 2 3 EOL Staff. News - Complete List of Nominees for the 52nd Annual Grammy Awards at Eonline. Dec. 2, 2009. Accessed 5 June 2015
  2. Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee (2007) Soundtracks at IMDb
  3. EOL Staff. News - Complete List of Nominees for the 59th Annual Emmy Awards at Eonline. July 19, 2007. Accessed 19 October 2015
  4. Gentlemen Broncos (2009) Soundtracks at IMDb

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