Saeed Abbas is from the Hausa tribe in Accra, Ghana. A child prodigy, he auditioned into Ghana's premier Dance Ensemble at 19 becoming their master drummer and toured many parts of the world with them. In 2004 was invited to the US to teach children with disabilities in the Portland, OR. In 2008 he moved to the East Coast performing and teaching at various schools and colleges including Berklee College of Music, Dartmouth, etc. Now back on Whidbey Island, WA, Abbas teaches and performs. He was selected for the 2018 Teaching Artist List of WSAC. Abbas loves to share his music!