This blog documents the efforts of a conservation biologist, an ethnomusicologist, and a master musician from Ghana to create a sustainable antelope ranch in the Volta Region. In addition to countering the damaging effects of over-hunting for bushmeat, the increasing rarity of antelope in the Volta Region is leading to a severe shortage of skins for drums - a threat to Ewe musical culture.
Sunday, October 16, 2011
Well both Steve and I are feeling pretty good - check this out! I will be calling Emmanuel later today to give him the news: