Extraordinary Friends

This page is about those who have helped keep the Sankusem dream alive over the years. And so we are using our website to recognize these amazing advisors, helpers, scholars, and fellow performers. To all of you we say in the Akan language of Ghana,  "Me daa si!" (thank you!).

Professor J.H. Kwabena Nketia                Composer

Rachel Barton Pine    concert violinist

Kofi Anang dancer

Kofi Agawu lecturer


Amy Rubin composer/pianist

                  Volta Piano Trio                  (Formally the Icicle Creek Piano Trio)