Hear some of the leading names in the music industry from marketing to policy and technology. The aim of the conference is to develop a space to discuss, act, share and understand that space called the 'music industry' and how to create equal opportunities for women in this sector. Free
In its fourth year, the Live in Accra Jazz festival sees international artists visit Accra to play live at the Alliance Francaise. A delight for music fans based in the city, the festival brings big names, including trumpeter, Marcus Wyatt of South Africa and the Victor Dey Quartet, as well as new comers such as Brussels-born Esinam, a solo multi-instrumentalist (Wed 26 April). There will be talks and concerts over the two weeks. Most events are free and well worth checking out.
The fourth instalment of the Artist Concert sees the successful young singer song-writer, ELi, perform live. ELi's take on Afro-fusion has led him to work with big labels and has produced music for companies such as Coca-Cola. Music lovers will not want to miss this chance to see one of Accra's best indie artists sing in close proximity. 10 GHc
A monthly poetry slam/artistic platform for creative types. This event sees a fusion of poetry and music performed in front of the friendly Ehalakasa Community. This week there will be two amazing artists featured: poets, Wordwrite and Dzidefo. Get involved and start writing, or support your local poets by listening at this very cool poetry session. 10 GHC