PAGES FOR ADDITIONAL LINKS
from songs of the Somali musician Abdi-Razaq.
Africa Music Page
on Africa music including music samples, links to
African artists websites, African music shops,
Africa Music - on South
of the Sahara
to internet resorces on African music.
Africa: Music, Videos and Films - on
African Studies WWW
to internet resorces on African music, videos and
Africa Online Music
tarabu, Swahili wedding music of Zanzibar, the ngoma
and mtindo of Tanzania, highlife music of Ghana,
Cameroon's makossa, many worlds of Moroccan music and
the mbira legends of Zimbabwe.
Africa Online Kenya -
about Kenyan music.
Sabu Njouma (Guinea)
of traditional dance music from the northern part of
aim is to preserve and propagate Afro Brazilian
culture, incentivating its artists and people
African Music and
Drumming Resources on the Web
link collection to drumming resources.
Music and Dance
Ladzekpo (Home Page) is the director of the African
music program at the University of California at
Berkeley. He has combined a career as a
performer, choreographer and composer with teaching
and extensive scholarly research into African
Afrique en creations
of african performances in the world, online editon
of Afrique en Scene, guide to theatre in Africa and
the Indian Ocean and an introduction to African music
in 100 CDs.
commercial server devoted to the promotion of the
Afro-Caribbean music. Comprehensive index by artist,
by style, by instrument, by country, by year and by
guide to contemporary African Music.
East music, song and dance.
music from Konouz, The Arab internet Directory
releases, events, sound gallery, discography,
performers, where to buy on-line articles, and other
music sites of interest.
Connection: The Manding music traditions of West
of the West African band Cora Connection. Country
information, discover the harp-lute kora, West Africa
in the classroom, music catalog, artist profile:
Djelimady Tounkara, musicial instrument marketplace
and world music links and resources.
music & culture worldwide
US site offers a basic introduction to Zimbabwean
music, contact information on teachers who specialize
in Zimbabwean music in the US and elsewhere, images
of "traditional" instruments, texts of
interviews with Zimbabwean musicians, photographs,
and links to related sites.
Djembe L FAQ
combination of Frequently Asked Questions and
resource material on various hand drum topics.
on all aspects of the djembe, West African aesthetics
East African Music
that review the popular music of Kenya, Tanzania and
Echoes of Africa
Homepage of the
educational program through music, every monday 3pm
to 6pm. Three hours with African music.
Egyptian Audio Clips
and streamed playing of clips and whole songs. The
sound is of Telephone Quality (GSM standard).
Online's Listening Booth on Fela (Africa
Online, Inc., Cambridge, Mass.)
On! (Via Ghotek International, Nanuet,
collection of links to sound files ( RealAudio
Player required ), a discography, and written
statements and other links (Ken
Foundation Course In
African Dance Drumming
at the beginning students who wish to understand and
perform African music.
to Kosono and African music.
Kotoja: Modern Afro-Beat
info on the band, on Ken Okulolo, and the musicians
of the West African Highlife Band as well.
Madagascar Music on CD
listing of all known CDs comprised entirely of
Marimba and Chimurenga styles of music from the
indigenous cultures of Zimbabwe. Related topics,
Shona and Ndebele customs, Shona language and
literature, traditions and beliefs as they relate to
Mbira music is also discussed.
of the principal Mandinka drummer for the National
Ballet of Senegal for 25 years, Mamadou Ly.
Musical Culture of the
Created by Dr.
Ashenafi Kebede for the World Music Cultures course.
The objective of the course is "to motivate
students to develop an appreciation and recognition
of the existence, integrity, and diversity of the
world's musical traditions". With syllabus.
Traditional Dance and Music from Uganda
a mbaire (Basoga xylophone) sound file, and
links to other information on Ugandan and African
music in general.
tape and booklet, and teach yourself to sing Nkosi
Sikelel' iAfrika, Anthem of the new South Africa.
Sikelel' iAfrika - University of Pretoria
the different versions, history, lyrics, translation
topics, choose music & entertainment.
section of the online magazine of world roots and
Sahel's Music Page
music by the Internet company Sahel Technologies.
and world music.
to songs written in Swahili.
record label to preserve styles of West African drum
music that have been largely unavailable to the
graphics, and videos that illustrate West African
music, intended for educational use.
Zimbabwe Music Festival
is the largest annual gathering in North America for
students, teachers, performers, and fans of
Zimbabwean music. Musicians and students come from
all over the US, Canada, and scattered points around
the world to learn, teach, perform, dance, and
connect with one another."
African Music Resources
Roots World. Artists: articles and interviews,
African Music Archive
on African Music from the Institute of Ethnology and
African Studies at Johannes- Gutenberg-University