Ghana Music: African Music Ensemble

It’s time again for our annual trip to see Macalester college’s African Music Ensemble.

 

More about the music of Ghana:

African Music Safari has some great resources where you can watch and listen to the music come alive:

http://www.african-music-safari.com/ghana-music.html

http://www.african-music-safari.com/ewe-drumming.html

 

Want to make some instruments of your own? Search here:

  1. Best: http://kixcereal.com/oatmeal-container-drum/
  2. How to video: http://www.howcast.com/videos/501430-how-to-make-a-tom-tom-drum-musical-instruments/
  3. Other ideas:

http://www.crayola.com/crafts/here-i-come-drum-craft/

http://www.activityvillage.co.uk/musical-instruments

http://www.artistshelpingchildren.org/make-drums-crafts.html

http://www.kinderart.com/multic/cofdrum.shtml

 

Other things you can make with an oatmeal can:

http://craftingagreenworld.com/2015/01/28/fun-crafts-for-kids-oatmeal-containers/

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