Country: Algeria / Burkina Faso
Musical style: Chaâbi / Afrofusion
Syli d'Or - 17th édition
Club Balattou
4372 Boul St-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5
Date: 03/13/2024
Time: 20:30
Price: FREE


Welcome to the 17th edition of Syli d’Or de la musique du monde!


From February 13 to April 25, 2024, every Tuesday and Wednesday at 8:30pm at the Club Balattou, you can participate to the selection of the 9 bands ‘’Coup de coeur’’ who will be send in semi-finales !


Discover for this beautiful night :

▷ NESRAF | Chaâbi (Algeria)

“Les Nuit du Chaàbi” is a spellbinding musical show that transports you to the heart of Algeria with the upbeat rhythms of Chaàbi, a popular and traditional Algerian musical genre steeped in captivating melodies, driving rhythms and songs that tell stories of everyday life, love, nostalgia and celebration. The talented artists of the Nesraf group fuse modern music with the deep roots of Chaàbi, creating an experience that delights the senses and celebrates the richness of Algerian culture. “La Nuit du Chaabi” is much more than just a concert, it’s a sensory journey that leaves you with a deep appreciation for the music and soul of Algeria.


▷ MAMADOU KOITA – BALAFOLA | Afrofusion (Burkina Faso)

Mamadou Koita, a musician from Burkina Faso, excels on balafon, percussion and n’goni. Born into a family of Bwaba griots, he learned to play the balafon with his father as a child. Over the years, he has joined a number of music groups, including Sinignassigui and Kankeletigui, and played at various international events. His career has taken him to concerts in Africa, France, Canada and Quebec. He now devotes himself to passing on his passion to children and adults alike.


Doors open at 8:00pm! Free entrance. Attend three concerts and become a jury for the artists of tomorrow!




Be part of the adventure: attend as many concerts as you want for free and rate your favourite artists each night. You will be invited to fill out an evaluation form, it is important to EVALUATE THE TWO PERFORMANCES of the evening and attend the three performances.