Santrofi is best savoured during
a live concert. Excerpts of rehearsals on their Youtube channel show just how
much fun the Ghanian group have during their jam sessions. Music from these
videos hint at quite a festive performance given the nature of its musical
heritage. Dating from the early 20th century Ghana, the music style is called highlife. It blends the rhythm of
military fanfare, church hymns and the coastal vibesof the Gulf of Guinea.