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1533 Sul Ross St.
Houston, TX 77006
713-525-9400
Closed Now
Wed–Sun 11am–7pm
Free Admission
1533 Sul Ross St.
Houston, TX 77006
713-525-9400

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Gideon Alorwoyie Music and Dance Performance

Professor Midawo Gideon Foli Alorwoyie is widely recognized as one of Ghana’s foremost virtuosos of traditional music and dance. Alorwoyie, dancers, and musicians from the UNT African Percussion Ensemble will present a range of traditional works from Togo, Ghana, and Benin. Alorwoyie was chief master drummer of the Ghana National Dance Ensemble for many years and has toured the world performing and teaching. He has worked with notable scholars and composers such as John Chernoff and Steve Reich.