Abstract: Traditional Music & Dance

Presenter

Professor Modesto Mawulolo Amegago

Visiting Professor, University of Ghana, School of Performing arts, Legon.
Associate Professor of Dance Ethnology, Department of Dance, York University, Toronto, Canada.

Abstract

An Examination of the Role of Traditional Music and Dance in Apostles Revelation Society (ARS) Churches from the Past to the Present

This paper examines the role of traditional music and dance in the history and development of the Apostles Revelation Society churches in Ghana. The paper highlights some of the contributors of the traditional music and dance in these churches, reexamines the current state of traditional music and dance in these churches and concludes with suggestion on ways of sustaining such performances/programs in the churches.

 

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