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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

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Spring concert, 2006

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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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