If you are interested in obtain licensing permission to use R. Carlos Nakai’s music, please contact Robert Doyle, Licensing Manager at Canyon Records at: 1-800-268-1141 or via email:


Proper Usage & Pronunciation of “R. Carlos Nakai”

The only approved usage of R. Carlos Nakai’s name must include the initial “R.”
The proper pronunciation of “Nakai” rhymes with “hawkeye.”


Promotional Support

For promotional materials (posters, flyers, sample press releases, photos, demo compact discs for media) please contact Robert Doyle at (800) 268-1141 or