I have the greatest respect for all teachers and am grateful in particular to those that have had a great impact upon me. There are many, from my school teachers, parents, siblings, friends, children, nature and life itself. But some deserve some special recognition on these pages. In some ways they are all connected. Each one has shown me things that I cherish, whether it be a rhythm, a life lesson or helping me realize something within myself.
But I do believe the one greatest lesson that I have learned (or realized) is that no matter how great the teacher, from what background or pedigree, the greatest teacher one will ever have is yourself.
In the order that they appeared in my life......
(click each name for more info)
If not for Don Wherry, I probably would not be writing these words on this page.
Kwasi Frederick Dunyo
Through Don I met Kwasi, through Kwasi I discovered Africa.
BACK TO ME
Again because of Don, I came under the influence of this amazing human being.
Other Notable Teachers
Besides the above major influences, there are a few other individuals who have had an impact on me.