Amos Gabia

Name:  Amos Kwaku Gabia

From:  Ghana

How many years have you been teaching music?  15 years

How many years have you been teaching at the Conservatory?  4 years

Who’s your inspiration, musical or otherwise?  Mamady Keita, Bob Marley, Lucky Dube, Babara Bangoura,

Few people know that I…  have done shows where I eat fire and perform other tricks with fire.

Instrument(s) you play and teach:  djembe, dun dun, and other instruments from West Africa

Tell us about any ensembles you perform with or other artistic/musical endeavors that you’re a part of:  Salaka Dance Ensemble, African Beat,Telema Ensemble, Drum Cafe, Wasa Pan Africa Orchestra, Riclis Multicultural Entertainment, Akwaba Ensemble.

Links: Ekome Femo African Drumming,