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  • interview July 6, 2015

    Ghana’s Mozart: African Maestro J. H. Kwabena Nketia

    Professor Joseph Hanson Kwabena Nketia is essentially the most important music scholar in Ghana and an amazing composer with a storied history spanning decades. His expertise in music theory and composition has created a foundation for contemporary composers around the … Read more »

  • interview December 10, 2013

    Kyekyeku: New Palm Wine

    Kyekyeku is a rare cat indeed in Ghana—a talented young guitar player interested in learning and developing the all-but-vanished art of palm wine guitar. The Afropop team learned about him when Benjamin Lebrave of Akwaaba Music suggested we meet. The … Read more »

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