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For centuries music has been an integral part of Ghanaian life. Intensely rhythmic and infused with meaning, music marks the cycles of life, animates religious rituals, and communicates social values. It is therefore not surprising that you will find an abundance of amazing live music in Ghana.

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Highlife dance party

The very first edition of the highlife dance party is expected to be thrilling as Opoku Mensah and his band entertain patrons to exciting highlife tunes.

Music Xchange Day

USA based Ghanaian musician Alidu Mohammed and his Bizung Family Band, Accra based Africana Dance Company as well as students from Akropong School for the Blind and Berekuso will thrill fans as part of a Music Xchange Ghana Project starting at 7.30pm. There will be drumming, dance and drum making workshops during the day.

Founder's Treat

Celebrate, commemorate and honour the founder of Ghana, Osagyefo Dr. Kwame Nkrumah. This is a fashion,

music and art show with a full Ghanaian culture ambience. Live musical performances from artists such as Irene Logan, Paulina Oduro, Efya, Wiyaala, Okyeame Kwame and Trigmatic. There will be flying of sky lanterns to climax the event and express gratitude to Dr. Kwame Nkrumah.

Venue: Goethe Institut

District: Cantonments

Date: Every 2nd Friday of the month, 7pm

Contact: Tel: 0302 779 769

Website: goethe.de

Open Mic Jazz Jam with Goethe Bar & Grill

Musicians, singers, poets , comedians are all welcome to  Open Mic Night! If you are planning to come and perform, please contact us in advance so we may schedule your Performance! January Open Mic will be on January 16.

Call Russell on: 024-468-7915

Venue: Alliance Française

District: Airport Area

Date: Sept. 9

Contact: Tel: 0302 77 31 34

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Venue: Alliance Française

District: Airport Area

Date: Sept. 16

Contact: Tel: 0302 77 31 34

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Venue: Alliance Française

District: Airport Area

Date: Sept. 20

Contact: Tel: 0302 77 31 34

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ARKA'N'

ARKA'N's originality stems from their music: hard-rock music merged with its own deepest African root. Since 2010, ARKA'N (from Togo) has been creating and recording its own songs and delivering high-powered

electrifying performances.

Venue: Alliance Française

District: Airport Area

Date: Sept. 22

Contact: Tel: 0302 77 31 34

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L'Amour Vrai

Ete Dakitse is an exceptional crooner and not only is he versatile, but has a suave personality accompanied with an amazing vocal dexterity which easily catches the attention of good music lovers. His unique and sweet

soft singing voice is complimented by his ability to sing in two languages: French and English.

Venue: Alliance Française

District: Airport Area

Date: Sept. 23

Contact: Tel: 0302 77 31 34

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The Blend

The blend is a breath taking show that brings together a great performance of talents and style. Music and dance from amazing artists and their crews will perform live. No one is left out in the Blend, everyone is involved as we will be giving away prizes to lovers of French culture during the ''We love French'' session; so come prepared.

Venue: Alliance Française

District: Airport Area

Date: Sept. 27

Contact: Tel: 0302 77 31 34

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Villy & The Xtreme Volumes

Their annual concert theme #Uncolonised, said to be amongst the most successful concert series in Accra is back this year. Expect it to be filled with energy, expect it to be filled with questions and expect it to push the boundaries. They are dedicating this year to the one who kick started the fire for us Fela marking his 20th year since he left the fight for us to continue.

Venue: Alliance Française

District: Airport Area

Date: Sept. 30

Contact: Tel: 0302 77 31 34

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Fela

A tribute concert to celebrate the life of Fela. Ghana's relationship with Fela runs deep; he loved the country and the ideas of Nkrumah. DJs to digital world, traditional music to celebrate Fela's love for traditional Ghanaian drums & instruments and finally contemporary musicians to showcase today's musicians who have been inspired by Fela.

Venue: Alliance Française

District: Airport Area

Date: October 7

Contact: Tel: 0302 77 31 34

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Nabalüm and Sanzy

Burkinabe afro soul singer Nabalüm and Cameroonian afro fusion singer Sanzy, both 'Visa for Creation 2016' award winners, are doing their tour in West Africa with the support of Institut Français. Nabalüm with her

velvety voice, and Sanzy whose voice radiates emotions, will stop in Accra to enchant the audience. Join us as we host two captivating voices on one single stage.

Venue: Alliance Française

District: Airport Area

Date: October 12

Contact: Tel: 0302 77 31 34

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Kunle

An award winning emerging artist, singer, songwriter and multiinstrumentalist. His folk and soul music bridges contemporary styles with roots in West African rhythms and stories. This will see Kunle perform alongside his semi-orchestral band thrilling the audience with breath taking musical performance and with special guest musicians.

Venue: Alliance Française

District: Airport Area

Date: October 18

Contact: Tel: 0302 77 31 34

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Taiko

Taiko and Joji's prolific career spans over 30 years and 16 albums, sculpting dynamic landscapes of rhythm and haunting melodies with the themes of nature and the beauty in everyday life.

Venue: Alliance Française

District: Airport Area

Date: October 20

Contact: Tel: 0302 77 31 34

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