David Rycroft South Africa Collection
Ghana musical instruments: a pair of talking drums
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Ghanaian folksongs and dance , percussion ensemble-Africa (Ghana)
Rycroft, David, 1924-1997
Notes provided by Rycroft on tape box (these notes are copied word for word): Pair of Akan 'talking drums', 'Atumpan' (played with angular sticks). This recording includes spoken sections delivered by an Unidentified male. He provides information about the drums and the mythological background behind a particular rhythm.