New Day NW Beyond Ebola and Message From Guinea

See a preview of Message From Guinea from their March 17th appearance on King 5’s New Day NW promoting the Guinea Arts Cooperative Beyond Ebola benefit show at Jazz Alley on March 30th.

Monday, March 30, Jazz Alley Beyond Ebola Benefit with Message From Guinea

Guinea Arts Cooperative presents “Beyond Ebola: a benefit series supporting families in Guinea”.

Please join us for a benefit concert at Jazz Alley supporting families in Guinea, featuring our very own, Message from Guinea!

Treat yourself to the pulsating rhythms and traditional melodies of Message from Guinea. Message from Guinea employs many percussive instruments, […]


Abdoulaye and Message From Guinea join other artists to raise funds for medical supplies and for UNICEF to combat Ebola in Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia.

Free Ebola educational session from 2:00-4:00 pm.

Dinner and entertainment begins at 6:00 pm. $100 per ticket. Multiple traditional performing groups + DJ. Music until 1:00 After 10:00 pm, […]

Je Conte and the Mali Allstars Join Message From Guinea at the Royal Room November 21st

Je Conte and the Mali Allstars, featuring a return engagement of tama/ngoni virtuoso Djeli Mahamadou Kone, will be joining Message From Guinea on the program Friday, November 21st, at the Royal Room 5000 Rainier Ave S. in Seattle’s Columbia City Neighborhood. Message From Guinea kicks off the show at 8:30 pm. No cover. Donations for […]

Message From Guinea Heats Up Royal Room Friday, November 21st

Manimou Camara, Karim Koumbassa, Ousmane Sylla, and Abdoulaye Sylla from Mesage From Guinea

Message from Guinea Heats Up the Royal Room: Nov. 21st 8:30 PM

Start your holiday season early with Message From Guinea, Friday night, November 21st, 8:30 pm at the Royal Room, 5000 Rainier Ave S. in the heart of Seattle’s […]

Join us at an African Spring Fling March 30

Come turn up the heat and celebrate spring with Message From Guinea, Thione Diop and Yeke Yeke, and other great artists, as well as a DJ, food, and drink. Admission only $15. Starts at 7:00 pm and goes until after midnight.

Thanks to Nu Black Arts West Theatre for donating the space.


Prince Diabate/Message From Guinea at Dahlak October 28th- NO CLASS that night

Prince Diabate, one of Guinea’s premiere Kora players is performing at Dahlak Restaurant 2007 S. State Street (corner Rainier), Seattle 98144 on Sunday, October 28th. This is a rare opportunity to experience the beautiful music of this outstanding artist, who is considered by many to be the best kora player of his generation. Message From […]

MFG performance & DVD Release Party July 29

Join Message From Guinea at Waid’s Restaurant and Lounge, 1212 E. Jefferson St. for an African Music Nights Celebration and DVD release party for Abdoulaye’s dance instruction DVD, La Guinee Faree on Sunday, July 29th, from 8:00-10:00 pm. Many thanks to 4Culture for their support for the production of this DVD.