[quote="Bortier"]Join master drummer Bortier Okoe for a once in a life time experience. Immerse your body, mind and soul in the culture of Ghana, West Africa.
September 14 – October 13 2012
Open your heart on a four-week study intensive living in the town of Nungua, amongst the community. Bortiers family will welcome you, share their culture, and cook for you their traditional and delicious food. Learn the traditional rhythms, songs and dances and develop your skills under the guidance of Bortier and local drum and dance masters.
Perform in Nungua, take part in live performances specially arranged for you, be entertained by renowned performers, learn to cook favourite Ghana food, witness traditional ceremonies and learn the history of the slave trade on a special weekend excursion to Cape Coast.
Drum and dance workshops
Students will be grouped according to skill level and experience, catering for beginners to advanced levels. Your principle teachers on tour are all master d... [ Continued ]