Fante drum, early C 20 - Musical instruments, including drums, play a major role in rituals and village festivals. They accompany the singing and dancing. Here he appears mostly as a mediating object with the ancestors and deities. Indeed, the closer its anthropomorphic appearance of an ancestor who would have lent his human voice to the drum. This type of drum is called "drum speaker." It usually works in pairs: a deep voice for man and a high-pitched voice for women.