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African Church Music: No echo but anser

Culture:
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Jean-Paul Nenonene, master of the project choir "Harmony"

Music

In the African culture, music and dance were not only an essential element of festivities and rituals, but also an important part of everyday life. This kind of music and dance was strange to the missionaries.

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Ewe

At an early stage, the missionaries intended to present the Bible to the Africans in their native language. To believe, to have a dialogue with God, this can only occur in the mother tongue.

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Kente

In Ghana, there is a special weaving art: Kente-weaving. Strips woven out of cotton or silk are sewn together to form a “Kente-cloth”. 

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