CDs, DVDs & Books

To order, please send a cheque to:

Baobab Community
323 Clifton Rd
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1Z 5V1


Baobab Youth “Footsteps to Ghana” CD

Baobab Youth “Footsteps to Ghana” CD features traditional drumming and singing styles from Ghana, including Gahu, Bobobo, Kpanlogo, Atsiagbekor and childrens game songs. Directed by Kathy Armstrong, Guest Artist Kwasi Dunyo. Recorded, mixed and produced by Ross Murray 2000.

Price: $15.00
Postage: $3.00


Baobab Youth “LIVE at the Black Sheep Inn” CD

Baobab Youth “LIVE at the Black Sheep Inn” features traditional drumming and singing styles from Ghana recorded at one of Canada’s most hip and beloved live music venues. Pieces include Drum Talk, Tokwoe, Gota, Oge, Gahu & Atsiagbekor. Directed by Kathy Armstrong. Guest Artists  Project Sing! directed by Jennifer Moir. Also features the Baobab ROOTS class. CDR Recorded and mixed by Dave Dudley, 2007 & 2008.

Price: $10.00
Postage: $3.00


Footsteps to Ghana DVD

This engaging film features the Baobab Youth Performers’ first journey to Africa in July 2001. Filmed in Ghana and Canada, it highlights Ghanaian customs and cross cultural curiosity,  and features interviews with Kwasi Dunyo and Kathy Armstrong.  A great resource for libraries and classes. Directed by Francois Desrochers 2001.

Price: $20.00
Postage: $4.00


Teachers Guide: “From Perspective to Practice”

“From Perspective to Practice: West African Music and Dance in Classrooms and Communities” by Kathy Armstrong

This booklet features simple drum, dance and song styles of Gahu & Kpanlogo, as well as commentary on teaching these art forms in classrooms and communities. Photos, notation and a resource list are also provided.

Price: $25.00
Postage: $4.00