Educational Resources

Learn about African music and culture.

Multitrack Drumming Mixers

Our Great Grooves series discusses the cultural context, instrumentation and form of different styles of African drumming. Each post includes interactive audio examples.

African Day Name Tool

In Ghana, people’s names are often determined by their birthday. Use our Day Name Generator to learn your name in Ashanti Twi, the most widely spoken language in Ghana.


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