Prof. J.H. Kwabena Nketia
Director of the International Center for African Music & Dance

Prof. J.H. Kwabena Nketia, Ethnomusicologist, composer
Prof. J.H. Kwabena Nketia


Professor J. H. Kwabena Nketia
is easily the most published and best known authority on African music and aesthetics. He is the Director at the world-renowned  International Center for African Music and Dance (ICAMD), which is based at the University if Ghana, Legon-Accra. He served as Professor of Music at UCLA, University of Pittsburgh, and has lectured in many top universities in the US, Europe, Africa and Asia, including the University of Michigan, Harvard, Stanford, Indiana, City University of London, and the China Conservatory of Music. Prof. Nketia will give lectures/demonstrations and workshops on African music. Click here for more on Prof. Nketia biography.