The Land of Yangalele

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Presented by UAB's Alys Stephens Center at ArtPlay - UAB Alys Stephens Center Arts Education & Outreach Program, Birmingham AL

Sep 28
The Land of Yangalele

with Papa Siama and Auntie Dallas

Siama is a prolific composer and guitarist from the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and his signature sound and commitment to innovation helped the popularization of soukous music (aka “the sound of happiness”). Siama and his wife Dallas’ music, inspired by traditional Congolese music and rumba, will take you on a journey to “The Land of Yangalele” (“Happiness” in Kikongo).


This is a FREE, non-ticketed community event.

Contact: 205-975-2787

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1006 19th Street South, (Five Points South), Birmingham, AL 35205

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