BA in Music - Adjunct Faculty
Mawuenyega Mensah, Ghana, started drumming at the age of five. He joined the West
Africa Folkloric group at age ten and was taught by Mustapha Tettey Addy. For ten
years he was master drummer for the Akrowa Cultural Performance Ensemble in Accra.
In 1999 Mawuenyega joined the prestigious London-based pan-African dance ensemble,
Adzido. He has taught extensively and collaborated with leading artists while touring