“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
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!
Dates: January 10, 2019 - January 29, 2019
This trip is for almost 3 weeks as you can see. We will spend 2 days in beautiful Dubreka 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.
- Optional: 30 Day extended (balafon intensive with Abou Sylla Add $350.- to the above costs.
- We will help you find the best airfare for you or your group.
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