Ensemble: 2004-03-27 - 7th Annual African Cultural Festival

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Concert performed at UNT Murchison Performing Arts Center, Winspear Performance Hall on March 27, 2004 at 8:00 pm.

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Afrikania Cultural Troupe of Ghana, West Africa March 27, 2004.

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  • Main Title: Ensemble: 2004-03-27 - 7th Annual African Cultural Festival
  • Series Title: Ensemble Concerts

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Concert performed at UNT Murchison Performing Arts Center, Winspear Performance Hall on March 27, 2004 at 8:00 pm.

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Atsiagbekor: Music and Dance (A stylized war music and dance of the Ewe-Anlo-speaking people of Ghana);
Bomba/Magalenha: Musical Interlude;
Mnani/Bamaya: Music and Dance (Special youth ceremonial music performance of the Northern-speaking people of Ghana);
Gahu: Music and Dance (Social music and dance of the Ewe-Anlo-speaking people of Ghana);
Adzogbo: Music and Dance (Was created in pre-colonial times in Togo and Ghana);
Jali/Medley: Music and Dance (A lament music and dance performed in remembrance of the wealthy and generous people of Jaliya);
Dagbamba/Bamaya: Music and Dance (Special music of the Northern -speaking people of Ghana);
South Indian Percussion Solo: Improvisation;
Kpanlogo: Music and Dance (Frecreational music and dance of the Ga-speaking people of Ghana).
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  • Accession or Local Control No: 03_27_04 7th Annual African Cultural Festival
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc171919

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  • March 27, 2004

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  • June 25, 2013, 12:21 p.m.

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  • May 8, 2020, 9:41 a.m.

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Afrikania Cultural Troupe of Ghana, West Africa. Ensemble: 2004-03-27 - 7th Annual African Cultural Festival, audio recording, March 27, 2004; Denton, Texas. (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc171919/: accessed October 17, 2021), University of North Texas Libraries, UNT Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Music Library.

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