A unique opportunity to learn secrets from one of Africa’s most celebrated artists of our times – Vieux Farka Touré (the son of Ali Farka Touré), master of the desert blues and West African guitar. From Mali, Vieux’s band tours worldwide and with his 2010 World Cup performance before a billion people in Johannesburg, South Africa, Vieux Farka Touré has become one of the most celebrated African guitarists in history. Watch the clip: www.youtube.com/watch?v=v8elU2T2W6A
No matter your skill level on guitar, come and learn from the source. Acoustic guitar strongly recommended. If you are unable to bring an acoustic you can bring an electric guitar but no amps please. Vieux will be available for meeting participants and signings after the workshop.
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