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Previous Programs


Workshop with CK Ladzekpo at Arcata, California, July 27 - Aug 3, 1996

Concert In Oakland, California

See CK Ladzekpo And The African Music and Dance Ensemble in concert at the Calvin Simmons Theatre in Oakland, California on Saturday, July 13, 1996. The legendary Tabou Ley Rochereau et l'orchestre Afrisa international will headline this rare cultural journey into the heart of Africa. Tickets are available at all BASS/TM outlets or call (510) 762-BASS
Presented by Togo Novisi


March 16 1996

An Evening of West African Music And Dances
Hertz Hall, UC Berkeley Campus, 8 PM
Featuring members of UCB Music 148 class
And guest artists from the African Music and Dance Ensemble
Special Attraction!
Takada, by all-woman ensemble from UC Berkeley Music 148 class
(3 MB Quicktime Video, worth downloading!)
Takada is an Anlo-Ewe polyrhythmic dance-drumming, an interwoven fabric of percussion, song, and movement. It was composed by women and functions as a social platform in the traditional context for women expressing their perspective on the collective life.

A program in the UC Music Department concert series

Click here for online edition of the concert



Malaki Matanga '95
Fua Dia Congo
Dec. 9, 1995 8 PM
Dec.10, 3 PM
Alice Arts Center
1428 Alice Street, Oakland
See a video clip of Fua Dia Congo Here

Email Inquiries: ladzekpo@calmail.berkeley.edu
African Music And Dance Ensemble Home Page
C. K. Ladzekpo Home Page

Note: these pages are constantly under construction. We are always adding material about the music and culture of the Ewe and other African ethnic groups, along with related graphics, sound, and videos that you can download.



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