Audio Entanglement / Stories Of People

Category: Africa

Ashanti – Akom

Cultural group: Ashanti / Asante (Part of the larger Akan ethnic group) Geographic region: Africa / West Africa, Ghana Title & Album: Akom / Field Recordings in Ghana: Drums of Death Originally recorded & published: John Zorn / Avant Japan   Further information & image sources: Wikipedia – Ashanti people Ashanti Empire The Drumming of Traditional Ashanti [...]

Baka – Water drums

Cultural group: Baka Geographic region: Africa / Southeastern Cameroon, northern Republic of Congo, northern Gabon, and southwestern Central African Republic Title & Album:  Water Drums 1 / Heart of the forest Originally recorded & published: Hannibal Records, 1993 Further information & image sources: Wikipedia - Baka People  Google Images