Saraaba African Arts Foundation Presents Journey info the Magic of Balafon

/Saraaba African Arts Foundation Presents Journey info the Magic of Balafon

Saraaba African Arts Foundation Presents Journey info the Magic of Balafon

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April 22, 2016 to April 24, 2016 All Day

808-353-1140

A rare opportunity to study Balafon and traditional West African song with Famoro Dioubate, internationally acclaimed grand master of balafon.

If you ever wanted to play this magical instrument, this is once in a life time opportunity to join our group of serious and devoted students on the journey to mastery.

We welcome Famoro here on Kauai for a private and intimate workshop.

Workshop is open to dedicated students only.

Your investment of $700+ for your own instrument is a requirement.

Workshop is 3 days, 4 hours a day.  April 22, 23 and 24.
$295 for all 3 days.

If you embrace music of West Africa and would like to study balafone in depth please join our group of enthusiasts.

For all information and details: info@saraaba.org or 808-353-1140
saraaba.org

Famoro Dioubate

Famoro Dioubate was born in Conakry, Guinea into a griot family. He is the grandson of El Hadj Djelli Sory Kouyate, a living legend of the Manding balafon. Famoro is a guardian of traditions dating back to the 13th century in the ancient Mandé Empire. He played in several groups across West Africa including Mory Kante‘s orchestra. In the United States he leads his band Kakande and produces a variety of West African talent.

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