Tanner Menard, Snake-Band Council Member

46837_10152459367205790_481557357_nTanner Menard was raised in Vermillion Parish and currently lives in Lafayette, LA. He is a poet and published composer. Menard holds a degree in music composition from LSU and his music has been published in the United States, Japan and the United Kingdom. He has collaborated with musicians from around the world and his music has been performed in Symphony Hall in Chicago and in major venues in Europe and Asia.

Menard has composed ceremonial songs in the Ishak language and has used fragments of the language within selections of poetry. His goal is to further the use of the Ishak language though song and literature.
If you have questions about the Snake Band, please contact Menard at heyneyoway@gmail.com