Center For the Arts 

Adzenyah

Abraham Adzenyah Retirement Ceremony and Concerts

Master drummer Abraham Adzenyah, Adjunct Professor of Music, Retired, returned for a ceremony, farewell concerts, and reunion featuring past and present students.

Co-sponsored by the Center for the Arts, the Music Department, the Office of the Dean of Arts and Humanities, and University Relations.

Make a gift in honor of Abraham to support the Abraham Adzenyah Endowed Wesleyan Scholarship, go to give.wesleyan.edu.  Under giving priority, please choose "Adzenyah Scholarship."


2016
May

2016

May

All-Night Highlife Dance Party
All-Night Highlife Dance Party
Saturday, May 7, 2016 at 7:30pm
Fayerweather Beckham Hall
An all-night highlife dance party in celebration of master drummer Abraham Adzenyah, Adjunct Professor of Music, Retired.
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Traditional West African Drumming, Singing, and Dancing - LOCATION CHANGED
Traditional West African Drumming, Singing, and Dancing - LOCATION CHANGED
Saturday, May 7, 2016 at 4:30pm
Crowell Concert Hall
Master drummer Abraham Adzenyah, Adjunct Professor of Music, Retired, returns for a farewell concert and reunion featuring past and present students.
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Adzenyah Retirement Ceremony
Adzenyah Retirement Ceremony
Saturday, May 7, 2016 at 4:00pm
Adzenyah Rehearsal Hall (former Rehearsal Hall)
After 46 years of teaching at Wesleyan, master drummer Abraham Adzenyah, Adjunct Professor of Music, Retired, is being honored with the naming of the Abraham Adzenyah Rehearsal Hall.
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