Alhaji Ibrahim Abdulai & the Master Drummers of Dagbon


Master Drummers of Dagbon, V. 2

  • Release Date: 01 Jan 1990
  • 11661-5046-2

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The second volume of magnificent field recordings by John Miller Chernoff (see also Rounder 5016) offers further documentation of a little-known African culture. The Dagbamba of northern Ghana share a number of musical traits with other savannah cultures, but they have also developed ensemble drumming to a high standard. Here, Alhaji Ibrahim Abdulai leads a large group in 16 traditional beats. There are heavy spiritual repercussions i… MORE