School of Traditional Culture

Welcome to the Dagara Music Center

The Dagara Music Center provides the teaching of traditional art and culture to youth and interest groups both locally and internationally. It is an institution for cultural exchange between the West African sub-region and the Western World.

"Our stay at the Dagara Music Center was educational, inspiring, warm and welcoming. We couldn't have asked for better hosts."
Awareness Through Dance, UK

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Programs DMC Study Abroad Programs

A unique cultural experience in West Africa. The DMC hosts groups and students from around the world and immerses you in music, art, culture and community.

 About Bernard Woma

A master of the Ghanaian Xylophone, Bernard Woma is internationally recognized for his work as a musician. He is also a true visionary and the Director of the DMC.

 Music & Instruments

Learn more about this master musician. Discover Bernard's music and purchase his recordings. See the instruments Bernard imports from Ghana. International shipping.

Saakumu Dance Company

The award winning Saakumu Dance Troupe is dedicated to introducing new audiences to traditional and contemporary African dance and music. Touring the USA