Ensemble: 2012-04-14 - African Cultural Festival

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15th Annual African Cultural Festival concert performed at the UNT College of Music Voertman Hall.

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Alorwoyie, Gideon Foli April 14, 2012.

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  • Main Title: Ensemble: 2012-04-14 - African Cultural Festival
  • Series Title: Ensemble Concerts

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15th Annual African Cultural Festival concert performed at the UNT College of Music Voertman Hall.

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Toque de Timbaleiro ensemble adaptation by José Aponte.

Atsia: Music and Dance. Social stylistic music performed for all occasions by the Ewe-Anlo speaking people of Ghana and Togo.

Fumefume: Music and Dance. A special social music and dance for all occasions performed by the Akan-speaking people of Ghana.

Bamaya: Music and Dance. Harvest dance music of the Dagbani speaking and Dagomba speaking people of the Northern Region of Ghana, West Africa.

Gota: Music and Dance. Social music and dance of the Ewe-speaking people of Togo and Benin.

Kinkah: Music and Dance. Recreational music and dance performed by youths, both male and female, for all occasions, especially by the Anlo, Somey, and Avenor people of the Volta Region of Ghana, West Africa.

Nagla: Music and Dance. Special youth ceremonial music and dance performed by the Northern speaking people of Ghana.

Tokoe: Music and Dance. Puberty music and dance of the Ga-Adangbe-speaking people of Ghana.

Makourou: Music and Dance. Social dance from coastal Guinea. It comes from the Griot people and is performed at celebrations and parties any time of the year.

Kpanlogo: Music and Dance. Recreational music and dance of the Ga speaking people of Ghana.

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  • April 14, 2012

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  • July 20, 2013, 12:31 p.m.

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  • March 17, 2017, 6:05 p.m.

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Alorwoyie, Gideon Foli. Ensemble: 2012-04-14 - African Cultural Festival, audio recording, April 14, 2012; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc174255/: accessed June 17, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Music Library.