Music and dance traditions of Ghana : history, performance, and teaching

Level D L VV781.62 /740314 Available  Request
Full title: Music and dance traditions of Ghana : history, performance, and teaching / Paschal Yao Younge ; forewords by Daniel Avorgbedor, Komla Amoaku, and Francis Nii-Yartey.
Main author: Younge, Paschal Yao.
Format: Book           


Summary: "The dance and musical traditions of Ghana's four main ethnic groups are covered comprehensively: general concepts of music, dance and performance; cultural perspectives; performance; and form and structure of musical types and dance-drumming ceremonies. Historical, geographical, cultural and social backgrounds of the groups are included. Provides curriculum development, teaching methods, photographs, maps, and musical scores"--Provided by publisher.
Language: English
Published: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., 2011.
Classmark: L VV781.62 /740314
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Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN: 9780786449927 (softcover : alk. paper)
0786449926 (softcover : alk. paper)