Explore World Music

Posted by Moira Marsh, Librarian for Anthropology, Comparative Literature, Folklore, Sociology, and Telecommunications
Men play drums at a health fair in Ghana

The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music Online explores research into the music of all the world's peoples. It includes 10 audio albums covering every major region of the globe.  From the Africa audio CD, here is an excerpt of Anlo-Ewe kinka drumming recorded in Accra, Ghana, in 1989.