Volta is a traditional African drumming, dance, and vocal troupe. The troupe focuses on musical works from the Volta region in Ghana.

Michael Ohlinger


Trappist is a progressive instrumental fusion band comprised of world-class musicians.  They create a polyrhythmic blend of Rock, Metal, Jazz, Indian, Classical, and African music.

Maryama Band is a quartet that mixes Persian sounds with R&B, soul,  jazz, and Popular music. 

Adinkra  band is a unique "High-Life" group made up of CalArts graduates.  The band fuses Ghanaian songs and drumming, with  American Funk, Blues, and Pop music.