Below are the Tour Dates for Alpha YaYa Diallo’s concerts:
Les concerts de la tournee de Alpha YaYa Diallo:



March 23-25th  Festival du Bois  Maillardville’s Music Festival Coquitlam, BC



November 13-16th 2018 Mondiale Montreal, QC


October 20th 2018  King’s Hall Northwest World Fest Seattle, WA USA
October 19th 2018 
Rhythm & Rye Olympia, WA USA
October 6th 2018  Nanaimo, BC
October 5th 2018 
Upstair’s Lounge Victoria, BC
October 2nd 2018  King News (TV Show & Interview) Seattle, WA USA


September 30th 2018 Lorenzo Enderby, BC
September 29th 2018 Silverton Gallery Slocan Art Council Silverton, BC
September 28th 2018 Record City Vernon, BC
September 27th 2018 The Monkeys Kelowna, BC
September 23rd 2018 Sandman Hotel (Gala Francophone) Vancouver, BC
September 21st 2018 Gallery Bistro Port Moody, BC


August 9-13th 2018 Habari African Festival Harbourfront Toronto, ON


July 29th 2018 Cliff Morrison Concert Series Vancouver, BC
July 27-28th 2018 Blessed Coast Music Festival Squamish, BC
July 21-22nd 2018 African Descent Festival Vancouver, BC
July 1st 2018 Canada Day Celebration Victoria, BC


June 30th 2018 University of Victoria Victoria, BC


March 30th 2018 Blue Bell Kaslo, BC
March 24th 2018 MaMa Citas  Winslow, BC
March 23rd 2018 Salmon Arm, BC



November 2nd 2017 Livermore Performing Arts Centre Livermore California, USA
November 7th 2017 Gillette Wyoming WY, USA


September 26-28th 2017 Vitrine Centre Culturel Canadien de Paris Paris, France


Aug 25th 2017 AHFOMAD (African Heritage Festival of Art and Dance) Imperial Vancouver, BC
August 26th 2017
AHFOMAD Surrey City hall Plaza Surrey, BC


July 13-16th 2017 Vancouver Folk Music Festival Vancouver, BC
July 16 2017 Harrison Festival of the 
ArtsEvening Show Harrison, BC


June 14th 2017 Les Francophiles Montreal, QC
June 22 2017 The Waverley Cumberland, BC
June 23 2017 Gabriola Island Community Hall Gabriola, BC
June 24 2017 Nanaimo Multicultural Festival Nanaimo, BC


May 11-13th 2017 Leaf Festival Black Mountain, NC USA
May 21st 2017 AHFOMAD (African Heritage Festival of Music and 
Dance) Metro Ballroom New Westminster, BC


March 2017 California Tour  CA,USA
March 1st 2017 South Broadway Cultural Center Albuquerque, NM
March 2nd 2017 Henderson Fine Arts Center Farmington, NM
March 7th 2017 Humboldt State University Arcata, CA
March 10th 2017 Cal Poly University San Luis Obispo, CA
March 1th1 2017 Aratani World Music Series Los Angeles, CA
March 12 2017 Soka University Aliso Viejo, CA


Feb 16th 2017 Burlington Performing Arts Centre Burlington, ON
Feb 21st 2017 Clovis Community College Clovis, NM USA
Feb 23rd 2017 Dona Ana Arts Council Las Cruces, NM USA
Feb 24th 2017 New Mexico Tech Socorro, NM USA
Feb 25-27th 2017 Mimbres Region Arts Council Silver City, NM USA
Feb 28th 2017 James A, Little Theater Santa Fe, NM USA



Nov 19th 2016 Center for Art Saugatatuck, MI USA
Nov 4th 2016 Oak Bay Recreation Centre Victoria, BC
Nov 3rd 2016 Lantzville Pub Nanaimo, BC

July 15th Slocan City Music Fest Slocan, BC
July 8-9th Christina Lake Summer Festival Christina Lake, BC
July 1st
Wild Oat Festival Edmonton, AB

June 21st Musical Instrument Museum Phoenix, Arizona USA
June 20th
  Kuumbwa Jazz Club Santa Cruz, CA USA
June 19th Ashkenaz Dance Hall Berkeley, CA USA
June 18th Live Oak Festival Santa Barbara, CA USA (AGS)
June 17th Museum Of Making Music Carlsbad, CA USA (AGS)

May 7th The Show Room Duncan, BC
May 6th
Upstairs Lounge Victoria, BC
May 3rd, 4th & 5th Ivory (A Documentary) Los Angeles CA USA
Watch Alpha singing in a movie track

April 8th Langley Royal Golf Club Langley, BC

Feb 27th
Black History Month Gala Fort St John, BC
Feb 13th The Imperial Vancouver BC
Feb 12th Black History Month Gala Fort McMurray, AB


October 6th Trail, BC
October 4th Fort St. John, BC
October 2nd Maple Ridge, BC

July 24th – 26th Dawson City Music Fest Dawson City, Yukon
July 10th – 12th Island Folk Fest Comox, BC

June 19th Francophiles Montreal, QC
June 13th Africa Day Edmonton, AB

March 21st – 22nd Kaslo, BC
March 23rd

Alaska Tour/Tournée de l’Alaska:
March 14th Fairbanks, Alaska
March 12th – 23th Outreach, Alaska
March 11th, Fairbanks, Alaska
March 10th Valdez, Alaska
March 8th Talkeena, Alaska
March 6th – 7th Anchorage, Alaska
March 5th House Concert Outreach, Alaska

February 28th Vie La Boheme Bar Portland, Oregon
February 27th NECTOR CLUB 8 PM 412 North 36 Street, Seattle Wa $13 Advance
February 21st Queens, Nanaimo, BC
February 20th Upstairs Cabaret Victoria, BC
February 14th The Imperial Vancouver, BC
February 20th Upstairs Cabaret Victoria BC
February 21st Queens Nanaimo. BC

23-Oct-2014 Trailside Cafe 8:00 PM (Special Solo Performance) Mount Stewart, PE
22-Oct-2014  Capitol Theatre 8:00 PM (Special Solo Performance) Moncton, NB
08 – 10 Aug – 2014 Edmonton Folk Festival Edmonton, AB
19-July-2014 Island Folk Festival (2 Shows @ 10 pm and 11 pm)  Duncan, BC
18-July-2014 ArtSpring 8:00 PM Salt Spring Island, BC 
24-May-2014 Evergreen Cultural Centre Coquitlam, BC
31-Jan-2014 West Vancouver Memorial Library 7: 30 PM West Vancouver, BC
17-Jan-2014 Winter Bites Festival Best Western Ballroom 9:00 PM Courtenay, BC

19-Oct-2013 Cook’s Presbyterian Church 6:00 PM Chilliwack, BC
17-Aug-2013 Dream Cafe  (Special Solo Performance) Penticton, BC
3-5-Aug-2013 Canmore Folk Festival (with Naby Camara) Canmore, AB 
27-Jul-2013  Unity Music Festival Slocan, BC
20-Apr-2013 Riverside Community Centre Princeton, BC
19-Apr-2013 Capitol Theatre Nelson, BC
13-Apr-2013 Trailside Cafe (Special Solo Show) Mount Stewart, PE
12-Apr-2013 Evergreen Theatre (Special Solo Show) Margaretsville, NS
10-Apr-2013 Seahorse Tavern (Special Solo Show) Halifax, NS
26-Jan-2013 Farquhar Auditorium (University Centre) Victoria, BC

1-Dec-2012 Vancouver, BC West African Summit – Rio Theatre (all ages)
27-Nov-2012 Golden, BC West African Summit Project – Golden Civic Centre
25-Nov-2012 Camrose, AB West African Summit Project – Bailey Theatre
24-Nov-2012 Sherwood Park, AB (Edmonton) West African Summit – Festival Place
23-Nov-2012 Saskatoon, SK West African Summit Project – Broadway Theatre
22-Nov-2012 Prince Albert, SK West African Summit Project – E.A Rawlinson Centre
20-Nov-2012 Sioux Lookout, ON West African Summit Project – Queen Elizabeth High School
17-Nov-2012 Montreal, PQ West African Summit Project – Cabaret du Mile End
16-Nov-2012 Toronto, ON West African Summit Project – Beverley Hall
11-Aug-2012 Calgary, AB Afrikadey!
7-8 Jul-2012 London, ON Sunfest
1-Jul-2012 Vancouver, BC Canada Day Celebration, Jack Poole Plaza (FREE)
16-Jun-2012 Vancouver, BC Festival d’été francophone de Vancouver 2012
2-Jun-2012 Fort McMurray, AB Venue TBA
21-Apr-2012 Point Reyes Station, CA Dance Palace
20-Apr-2012 Berkeley, CA Ashkenaz Music Center
18-Apr-2012 Chico, CA Sierra Navada Brewing Company
7-Apr-2012 Zacatecas, Mexico Festival Cultural Zacatecas
5-Apr-2012 Sombrerete, Mexico Festival Cultural Zacatecas
4-Apr-2012 Fesnillo, Mexico Festival Cultural Zacatecas
11-Feb-2012 Kirkland, WA Kirkland Performance Center
10-Feb-2012 Mt Vernon, WA McIntyre Hall
Special Solo Shows on Haida Gwaii
28-Jan-2012 Queen Charlotte City Community Hall (Solo)
27-Jan-2012 Masset, BC GM Dawson Gym (Solo)
Alpha with the African Guitar Summit (January 18 – 25)
25-Jan-2012 West Vancouver, BC (AGS)
21-Jan-2012 Banff, AB Eric Harvie Theatre (AGS)
20-Jan-2012 Sherwood Park, AB Festival Place (AGS)
18/19-Jan-2012  Fort MacLeod, AB Empress Theatre (AGS)
7-Jan-2012 Crescent City, CA Crescent Elk Auditorium
6-Jan-2012 Crescent City, CA African Dance Workshop at Del Norte High School

8-Oct-11 Chilliwack, BC Chilliwack Cultural Centre
13-Aug-11 Salmon Arm, BC Seymour Arm Ballfield | Salmon Arm Roots & Blues
5-7-Aug-11 Edmonton, AB Edmonton Folk Music Festival
23-24 Jul-11 Duncan, BC Islands Folk Festival
16-17-Jul-11 Vancouver, BC Vancouver Folk Music Festival Jericho Beach Park
19-Apr-11 Lethbridge, AB Geomatic Attic
18-Apr-11 Red Deer, AB Matchboxx Theatre
17-Apr-11 Sherwood Park, AB (Edmonton) Festival Place,
16-Apr-11 Cochrane, AB Cochrane Ranch House
15-Apr-11 Nelson, BC Live at the Royal
26-Mar-11 Whistler, BC Maurice Young Millennium Place
18-Mar-11 Vancouver, BC AfroCeltic Dance Party  Stadium Club @ Edgewater Casino 750 Pacific Blvd S.
17-Feb-11 Kelowna, BC Rotary Centre for the Arts
12-Feb-11 Peace River, AB Bell Centre 8:00 PM  The African Descendants of Peace River Society


Du 27 Octobre – Novembre 9 Alpha va quitter le groupe derrière et procédera à une série de concerts spéciaux maison francophone

9-Nov-10 Saskatoon, SK contact:
7-Nov-10 Saskatoon, SK contact:
6-Nov-10 St. Denis, SK contact:
5-Nov-10 Prince Albert, SK contact:
4-Nov-10 Debden, SK contact:
3-Nov-10 North Battleford, SK contact:
2-Nov-10 Saskatoon, SK contact:
30-Oct-10 Ponteix, SK contact:
29-Oct-10 Regina, SK contact:
28-Nov-10 Bellegarde, SK contact:
27 -Oct-10 Rocanville, SK contact:
23-Oct-10 Kelowna, BC Cush Lounge (10:45 PM Breakout West Showcase)
22-Oct-10 Kelowna, BC Cush Lounge (9:45 PM Breakout West Showcase)
16 Oct-10 Olympia, WA The Loft on Cherry  525 Cherry St. SE
15-Oct-10 Bellevue, WA Meydenbauer Centre (11:30 PM Arts Northwest Showcase)
14-Oct-10 Kirkland, WA Kirkland Performance Arts Center 7:30 PM
4-Aug-10 Rochester, MN Rochester Civic Theater (workshop)
3-Aug-10 Rochester, MN Rochester Civic Theater (workshop)
31-Jul-10 Orcas Is, WA The Orcas Center
30-Jul-10 San Juan, WA San Juan Performing Arts Center
26-Jul-10 Seattle, WA Jazz Alley
23-Jul-10 Toronto, ON Hugh’s Room
21-Jul-10 Montreal, QC Nuit D’Afrique
16-Jul-10 Fort Macleod, AB South Country Fair
12-Jul-10 Halifax, NS Halifax Jazz Festival
4-Jul-10 Canso, NS Stan Rogers Folk Festival
3-Jul-10 Canso, NS Stan Rogers Folk Festival
27-Jun-10 Banff, AB Banff Centre Cabaret
26-Jun-10 Banff, AB Banff Centre Cabaret
19-Jun-10 Chicago, IL Takin’ It To the Streets Festival
12-Jun-10 Calgary, AB African Guitar Summit
10-Jul-10 Annapolis Royal, NS Kings Theatre (special solo performance)
4-Jun-10 Pender Island, BC tba
3-Jun-10Vancouver, BC Unite With Art (Maynards Auction House) Private Event
27-03-10 Nanaimo BC Port  Theatre
26-03-10 Victoria  BC Alex Golden Hall
19-03-10 Whistler, BC 2010 Paralympic Games: Celebrate Whistler
12-03-10 Mount Alison, NB
5-03-10 Riviere du loup, QC Maison de la culture
4-03-10 Baie- du Fevre, QC Les  amis du theatre Belcourt
27-02-10 ST. Therese QC Theatre Lionel-GroulX
25-02-10 Gatineau, QC Ville de Gatineau
22-02-10 Vancouver, BC Vancouver Olympic 2010 Live City Downtown
20-02-10 Vanvouver, BC Vancouver Olympic 2010
17-02-10 Vancouver, BC Vancouver Olympic 2010  Live City Yaletown
14-02-10 Vancouver, BC 2010 Olympic Games  Air Canada Stage
13-02-10 Coquitlam/Maillardville BC Festival du bois
12-02-10 Vancouver, BC  7PM  CBC  radio/ Television  interview, Performances Granville island
Vancouver Olympic 2010, Opening ceremony Jam Colombie Britanique 1318 Cartwright St Granville Island
9-02-10 Vancouver, BC 2010 Olympic Games – Olympic Village
16-01-10   North Vancouver, BC Capilano University


Feb 13th, 14th, 15th, Festival du Voyageur Winnipeg, Manitoba
Feb 20th – 21 French Community Centre Fort McMurray, AB
Feb 28th Benefit concert for the Rotary Club Vancouver, BC
March 20th 20e anniversary of the francophonie Vancouver Public Library, BC
April 24-26th Fest International de Louisiane Lafayette, LA
April 25th Houston INT music festival Houston, Texas
May 31st Fest des Guitars du Monde en Abitibi Temiscamingue, QC

June 06 Luminato festival, Toronto, ON
June 19- 20th 09 Ottawa Dragon and boat Festival, Ottawa, ON {AGS}
Aug 22nd 09 Alma Tamtam Acadam Festival, Alma, QC
Aug 23rd 09 Ottawa Folk Music Fest, Ottawa, ON

Feb 15, 2008 : Jefferson City, MO, US
March 1,2,3 2008: Contact Ouest, Excutive Hotel, Coquitlam, BC
May 13 2008: Vancouver Island Children’s festival,Nanaimo, BC
May 14-16 2008 Vancouver Island Children’s fest,Victoria, BC
June 22, 2008: Vancouver International Jazz Festival, Commodore Ballroom, Van BC
July 1th 2008 Montreal Jazz Festival , Montreal, QC
July 3- 4th Sunfest tentative London, ON
July 5-6th Afrofest, Toronto, ON
July 20, 2008: Starbelly Jam Music Festival, Crawford Bay, BC
September 16,2008: Pinedale, WY USA – Workshop
September 17,2008: Pinedale, WY USA – Concert
September 19,2008: Cody, WY USA – daytime school concert, evening public concert A
Nov 8th showcase Monton, NB
Nov 9th Baie des chaleurs New Richmond QC
Nov 10 spect art Rimouski QC
Nov 12 th Tohu Montreal QC
Nov 13th St-Jean, QC
Nov 18 Palais Montcalm Quebec City, QC
Nov 22 Centre cult de Joliette Joliette QC

January 27, 2007:  Private Concert: The American Museum of Natural
History, New York, NY, USA
February 2nd, 2007, Baobab Festival Wise Hall Vancouver, BC
February 3, 2007, McAninch Performing Arts Centre, Chicago, Illinois
February 6, 2007 Minneapolis, USA
February 9/10, 2007: Japanese Community Centre: Vernon, BC
February13-18, 2007: African Guitar Summit Tour, Various Cities
March 22nd 2007, Lake Superior University Sault St. Marie, Ontario
March 23, 2007 Marquette, Michigan USA
March 24, 25 Traverse City, Michigan USA
May 14-21, 2007: Vancouver International Children’s Festival, Vancouver, BC
May 25th Calgary, TBA
May 31st – June 4th Alaska Ocean Festival, Alaska USA
June 26-27th Brooks, AB
June 30, 2007: Banff Springs Arts Centre, Banff, AB
June 24th North Country Fair, Alberta
June 27, 2007, Mission Folk Festival, Mission, BC
July 6-7th Winnipeg Folk Fest Bird Hill, MB w/ African Guitar Summit AGS
July 12th Huntsville, ON w/ African Guitar Summit AGS
July 13/14, 2007: California WorldFest, Grass Valley, CA, USA
July 21, 2007: CentreStage, San Rafael, CA, USA
July 27th Yale Town, Vancouver, BC
July 29th Mission Folk Fest, Mission, BC
July TBA Winnipeg Folk Festival w/ African Guitar Summit AGS
Aug 11th Afrikaday Calgary, AB w/ African Guitar Summit AGS
August 9 – 12th 2007, Edmonton Folk Festival w/ African Guitar Summit AGS
Aug 25th Show Box Seattle, WA
Sep 21, 2007 Montreal, Quebec w/ African Guitar Summit AGS
October 17, 2007: Castleton, VT USA
October 18, 2007: Masterclass, Castleton, VT USA
October 24, 2007: Keen State University, Keene, NH USA
October 25, 2007: Lebanon, NH USA
October 26, 2007: Manchester, NH USA
October 29 – 31st 2007 Middlebury College Vermont USA
November 1 Cedar Cultural Centre, MN USA
November 3 Fairmont Opera House, MN USA
November 4, College of Dupage, Glen Ellyn, IL USA
November 10, The ACT, Maple Ridge BC
November 24, The WISE Hall, Vancouver, BC

December 6: 8:00pm ROSE THEATRE BRAMPTON, Brampton, ON
December 7: 7:30pm SEAN O’SULLIVAN THEATRE
December 8: 8:00pm CENTRE FOR THE ARTS Brock University St. Catharines, ON December 9: 9:00pm OAKVILLE CENTRE FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS Oakville, ON

January 12, 2006, Francis Winspear Centre for Music, Edmonton, AB
January 14, 2006: African Guitar Summit: Banff, AB
January 20: The Waverley, Cumberland, BC
January 21: University of Victoria, Victoria, BC
January 25: Kelowna Visual and Performing Arts Centre, Kelowna, BC
January 26: Roxy Theatre, Revelstoke, BC
January 27: Charles Bailey Theatre, Trail, BC
January 28: Maple Ridge Benefit Concert
February 14-23: Recording of African Guitar Summit II CD, Glenn Gould Studio, Toronto
February 24: The Pepper Jack Café, Hamilton, ON
February 25: West End Cultural Centre, Winnipeg, MB
March 11: Roberts Creek Community Hall, Sechelt, BC
March 31: “Fuse” CBC Radio One/Two/Three, Halifax, NS
March 31: Pogue Fado, JUNO Festival, Halifax, NS
April 1: “The Weekender”, CBC Radio Two, Halifax, NS
April 2: “Songwriters’ Circle”, JUNO Awards, with Jan Arden, Ron Sexsmith, Martha Wainwright and Alan Doyle, Broadcast on CBC Radio One/Two, Live at the Rebecca Cohn Auditorium, Halifax, NS

April 8: Harrison Memorial Hall, Harrison Hot Springs, BC
May 13: St. James Hall, Rogue Folk Club, Vancouver, BC, AYD Trio
May 16: Vancouver Public Library Square, Canadian Census Day Concert, Vancouver, BC
May 20: Bell Centre for the Performing Arts, Surrey, BC
May 26-27: Music Under the K Festival, Keremeos, BC
July 1: Legislature Lawns, Inner Harbour, Canada Day Celebration, Victoria, BC
July 8: Afrofest, Toronto, ON,  Guitar Workshops
July 9: Afrofest, Toronto, ON, African Guitar Summit
July 10: Ottawa Bluesfest, Ottawa, ON
July 14: Nuits d’Afrique de Montéal, Montreal, QC
July 21: Festival of Freedom at the Forks, Grand Forks, BC
July 22: PNE Grounds, Vancouver Diversity Festival, Vancouver, BC
July 23-25: Global Connections Stage, Capital EX, Edmonton, AB
July 26: ArtSpring, Salt Spring Island, BC
August 18-20: Roots and Blues Festival, Salmon Arm, BC
September 7-9: Western Arts Alliance Booking Conference, Long Beach, CA USA
September 7: AA Official Showcase, Grand Ballroom, Convention Center

September 8: 8:00 Seminar:  “Doing Business in Canada” Convention Center
Affiliated Showcase, Seaview Ballroom C, Hyatt Regency Long Beach Hotel
September 14, After Fair Affaire, Salt Spring Island
September 29-30, 2006 San Juan Community Theatre, Friday Harbour, WA USA
November 5, 2006: Private Concert: The Teahouse, Stanley Park, Vancouver, BC
November 7, 2006: with Sarah McLachlan and Daniel Lavoie, Canadian Association of Broadcasters Awards Gala, Westin Bayshore, Vancouver, BCDecember 10, 2006 Canadian Folk Music Awards, Meyer Horowitz Auditorium, Edmonton, AB

January 9, 2005: Boot Pub, Whistler, BC
March 10: Saltspring Island, BC
March 11: Port Theatre, Nanaimo, BC
March 12: Tofino, BC
March 29: “Djama” CD Release Party, Vancouver, BC
April 2/3: Juno Awards, for African Guitar Summit, Winnipeg, Manitoba
April 8: In-store concert, Highlife Records, Vancouver, BC
April 22: Solo Guitar Performance, Global Discoveries Festival, Croatian Cultural Centre, Vancouver, BC
May 8, Centennial Stage, Kelowna, BC
May 14/15, “Good Morning Canada”, CTV Television, Nationally Televised Performance
May 16, Urban Rush, Shaw Television, Vancouver Television Performance
May 22: Tulip Festival, Ottawa, ON
May 26: Elixir Nightclub. Kingston, ON
May 27: West Port, ON
May 28: Babaganoush, Orangeville, ON
May 29: Niagra Folk Arts Festival, St. Catharines, ON
June 19, Tumbuktu. Les Transarts Africains, Saint-Hubert (PQ)
June 23: Calgary Jazz Festival, Calgary,AB
June 24: Banff, AB
June 28: Vancouver International Jazz Festival, Commodore Ballroom, Vancouver, BC
July 2nd & 3rd: Dayton Folk Festival Dayton, OH
July 10: AfroFest, Toronto, ON
July 14/15/16, The Dream Cafe, Penticton, BC
July 17: Harrison Festival of the Arts, Harrison Hot Springs, BC
July 22/23: Prince George Folk Festival, Prince George, BC
July 30: Festival Africain du Quebec City, PQ
July 31: Les FrancoFolies de Montreal, Montreal, PQ
August 5/6/7: Edmonton Folk Festival, Edmonton, AB
August 12-14: Roots and Blues Festival, Salmon Arm, BC
September 2-5: Bumbershoot, Seattle, WA, USA
September 10: Regina, Saskatchewan, African Guitar Summit
November 4-13: Tour of British Columbia, Cities TBA
November 17: Yukon Arts Centre, Whitehorse, YK,
November 19: University of Victoria, Victoria, BC
November 20: Chan Centre, Vancouver, BC,
November 25: West Vancouver Memorial Library, West Vancouver, BC
November 25: Alpha Yaya Diallo and his band will participate in a Mundial Montreal showcase at Club Balattou,Montréal, QC
Alpha will share the evening with two other great Quebec based bands, Bobolessé (Brazil)  and Kabukuo (West Africa)
November 16: Alpha Yaya Diallo and his band will participate in a Mundial Montreal showcase at Club Balattou,Montréal, QC
Alpha will share the evening with two other great Quebec based bands, Bobolessé (Brazil)  and Kabukuo (West Africa)