“Music is your own experience, your thoughts, your wisdom. If you don't live it, it won't come out of your instrument. They teach you that music has boundaries.
But, man, there's no boundary line to art.”
― Charlie Parker
Travel to Africa with
Wadaba and DrumConnection
Registrations are due soon for this year’s Trip To Africa - Study drumming, dance, song and a big cultural shift you
could experience… We are having a second info meeting soon!
Sunday: November 11, 2018
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Arlington, MA 02474, United States
FREE:RSVP is requested.
Bring your questions and a dose of curiosity and learn what it might be like to take a trip into another culture as it
may have been 1,000 years ago.
Mamady Kourouma (WADABA!) is our leader, village elder and Master Djembe and Dunu!
Fascinating and tremendous musicians, historians, artists, and many friends will guide us through an incredible
experience in the village of Oroko, Guinea. Stay longer with balafon studios with master Abou Sylla!
The NEW Trip Dates: January 10, 2019 - January 29, 2019
There are options: This trip is for almost 3 weeks as you can see. We will spend 2 days in
beautiful Drubecca Area of Guinea till we all arrive and then on to Oroko Village in the interior of Guinea not far from Mali. We spend our time in a
village like it may have been 1,000 years ago!
TRIP COST (not including airfare)
• We have these 4 options:
-10 Day Trip: $1,195.-
- Full 20 Day Trip: $1,650.- includes all meals, lodging and
transportation on the ground.
(not including Airfare) We will help you find best flight
- Optional: 30 Day extended (balafon intensive with Abou
Sylla Add $450.- to the above costs.