Alpha Yaya Diallo Pre-Show Workshop

Friday, July 29, 2022
Whittier Theatre
free, registration required
Join award-winner Alpha Yaya Diallo for a FREE guitar workshop!

Alpha is a musician, guitarist and song writer from Guinea West Africa - now based in Vancouver, BC.

In this workshop, Alpha will be giving some techniques on how to play some "manding blues" and a guitar playing method taken from the Kora, a traditional instrument from West Africa. Students will also discuss the Rumba from the Congo. Most of these styles can be played with your fingers or with a pick. Please bring your acoustic or electric Guitar.