Syli d'Or de la musique du monde


16th edition of the Syli d’Or

From February 14 to April 27, 2023 








Productions Nuits d’Afrique are proud to present the 16th edition of the Syli d’Or de la musique du monde.

A must-attend event for the Canadian music scene since 2007, this exceptional showcase of musical distinctions brings talented artists to light each year and confirms the latest trends in world music.

During the Gala Evening, several groups will share the honours and numerous prizes from our partners, a value of $50,000.





Take part of the aventure : you can assist as many concerts as you like and rate your favourite artists on each night. The Syli d’Or de la Musique du Monde is the audience award that makes the world grow! You are invited to come and encourage the artists of the Syli d’Or de la Musique du Monde and to rate your favourites among the 36 participating groups!






SHOWCASES : 36 groups / 18 evening concerts – FREE

Every tuesday and wednesday – From February 14 to April 12, 2023 –  8:00 pm at the Club Balattou


From February 14 to April 12 in 2023, every Tuesday and Wednesday at 8.00pm, attend the two concerts and become a jury for the artists of tomorrow! Your participation is decisive in the choice of the 9 groups that will go on to the semi-finals, and maybe even the final Gala!




SEMI-FINALS : 9 groups / 3 evening concerts – FREE

On April 18, 19 and 20, 2023 – 8:00 pm at Club Balattou


Three evenings during which the 9 semi-finalist groups perform.
Attend the concerts at the mythical Club Balattou and support the vote of a jury of cultural professionals, allowing 3 groups to reach the grand final!




FINALE / GALA : 3 groups

Thursday, April 27 in 2023 – 8:00 pm


A great gala evening, during which the three finalist groups will perform on La Tulipe stage.

After an evaluation by the jury and votes by the public, the 3 finalists will be awarded the Syli d’Or, d’Argent and de Bronze !




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