CHIEF AYANDA CLARKE

Chief Ayanda Clarke is an African American master percussionist, arts educator, lecturer, and spiritual health counselor.

 

Born in Brooklyn, Clarke is also the founder and CEO of THE FADARA GROUP, a multi-facted organization that presents high-end public cultural programs, traditional spiritual healing services, and business development solutions.

 

In recognition of his lifelong commitment to uplifting traditional African culture, Clarke was installed as a chief in Osogbo, Nigeria by a council of elders.

 

A GRAMMY® winner and a graduate of The Dalton School and Wesleyan University, Clarke also lectures and performs regularly at universities, corporate events, and cultural institutions nationwide.