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Title Arts of Ghana [videorecording] / produced by Christopher Roy

Publ Info [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2003
CustomFlix [distributor]
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Audio-Visual  AV DEPT NX589.6.G5 A78 2003    AVAILABLE
Descript 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
two-dimensional moving image rdacontent
video rdamedia
videodisc rdacarrier
Note Title from disc label
"204781"--Container
Contents Weaving in Ghana -- Adinkra cloth stamping -- Lost wax brass casting -- Stool carving -- Talking drums of the Omanhene of Techiman
Note DVD
The many peoples of Ghana create beautiful Kente cloth, brass castings, stamped Adinkra cloth used in funerals, stools carved of wood, and royal arts. They also use drums in ceremonies when the tonal patterns of the drumming match the tonal patterns of the spoken messages, allowing the drums to "speak". Each of these art forms are described in detail
LC subject Arts, Ghanaian
Add Author Roy, Christopher D
CustomFlix (Firm)
Music # 204781