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Bernard Woma & The Saakumu Dance Troupe with Mizzou Percussion


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The MU Percussion Society will present a free performance with guest Ghanaian musician Bernard Woma and the Saakumu Dance Troupe on Sunday, April 15 at 3pm in the Missouri Theatre. Bernard is a true cultural treasure from Ghana who has toured the world as xylophonist and lead drummer of the National Dance Company of Ghana. The performance will also feature Mizzou’s Chiyedza Mbira Ensemble and W. African Drum and Dance Ensemble, and Lee Elementary’s World Drumming Ensembles. This event is sponsored by ORG, Division of Inclusion, Diversity, and Equity, and MU Africa Hub. Please join us for an afternoon of live music from around the world!

- Directors: Megan Arns, Abby Rehard, Anand Prahlad, Julie Stavely O’Carroll, Bode Samuel Oyewusi, Elizabeth Tummons
- Teaching Assistants: Hannah Hutchins, Ryan Patterson, Brianna Trainor