Spring concert, 2006

The Music of West Africa Ensemble (Ethnomusicology 91/161E) performs the music and dances of the Ewe people of Ghana and Togo, the Fon of Benin, and the Ashanti of Ghana. The ensemble produces complex polyphonic textures on a variety of drums, bells and rattles to accompany dramatic and entertaining social dances.

Kobla Ladzekpo, director


Spring concert, 2006


Map of West Africa

For information on the history of this ensemble click Ensemble History: Music and Dance of Ghana Ensemble.

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