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The world music showcase
16th edition

Cradle of world music and place of creation at the origin of the festival, Club Balattou hosts the Syli d'Or de la musique du monde every year!

This unmissable event for the Canadian music scene will soon return for a 16th edition, in 2023!

This exceptional showcase provokes the revelation of talented artists at each edition and confirms the latest trends in world music.

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PROCESS OF THE 16th EDITION

 

1. Presentations – showcases :
36 groups – from February 14 to April 12, 2023 - from 8:30 p.m. at Club Balattou

Every Tuesday and Wednesday from February 14 to April 12, 2023 at 8:30 pm at Club Balattou.
Two groups each play for 60 minutes in front of the audience, which votes according to quality criteria. The compilation of the public votes leads to the selection of the semi-finalists


2. Semi-finals:
9 groups – On April 18, 19 and 20, 2023, from 8:30 p.m. at Club Balattou.

Three evenings during which the nine semi-finalists perform. Every evening, three groups each play for 30 minutes, in front of the public and a jury of professionals, who vote according to quality criteria. The votes of the public and the jury select the finalists.

3. Final:
3 groups –  Thursday April 27, 2023 from 8 p.m.

A gala evening, during which the three finalist groups play 30 minutes in front of the audience and a jury of professionals. The votes of the professional jury and those of the public, defined on the basis of quality criteria, are combined to select the finalists. The SYLI D’OR, SYLI D’ARGENT and SYLI DE BRONZE awards and prizes are given and handed out during the evening.    

PAST CONCERTS
16th edition

  • BØBBY  &  BOUBÉ
    BØBBY  &  BOUBÉ
    Tue, Mar 05
    Mar 05, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    Mar 05, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    ▷ BØBBY| Hip-Hop (Haïti) ▷ BOUBÉ | Blues du désert (Niger)
  • GABRIEL SCHWARTZ - MODELINE RAYMOND
    GABRIEL SCHWARTZ - MODELINE RAYMOND
    Wed, Mar 06
    Mar 06, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    Mar 06, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    ▷ GABRIEL SCHWARTZ - FOLK BOSSA | Folk, Bossa Nova (Brésil) ▷ MODELINE RAYMOND | Compas, Pop Soul, Latin (Haïti)
  • GRETCH'N - TAIGENZ
    GRETCH'N - TAIGENZ
    Tue, Mar 12
    Mar 12, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    Mar 12, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    ▷ GRETCH'N | Latine urbaine (Cuba) ▷ TAIGENZ | Afrobeats, Afrofusion (Cameroun)
  • NESRAF & MAMADOU KOITA - BALAFOLA
    NESRAF & MAMADOU KOITA - BALAFOLA
    Wed, Mar 13
    Mar 13, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    Mar 13, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    ▷ NESRAF | Chaâbi (Algérie) ▷ MAMADOU KOITA - BALAFOLA | Afrofusion (Burkina Faso)
  • LOVE BRUHAHA & KING ABU
    LOVE BRUHAHA & KING ABU
    Tue, Mar 19
    Mar 19, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    Mar 19, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    ▷ LOVE BRUHAHA | Reggae, Ballade (Uruguay, Mexique, Haïti) ▷ KING ABU | Afrobeats, Hip-Hop, Reggae (Sénégal, Cap Vert)
  • STEPHANIE OSORIO & NUMIDZ
    STEPHANIE OSORIO & NUMIDZ
    Wed, Mar 20
    Mar 20, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    Mar 20, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    ▷ STEPHANIE OSORIO | Cumbia, Currulao, Vallenato, Bachata (Colombie) ▷ NUMIDZ | Fusion Rock Chaâbi (Algérie)
  • KING TOLEN & BACHATERO / MYSTER JAY
    KING TOLEN & BACHATERO / MYSTER JAY
    Tue, Mar 26
    Mar 26, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    Mar 26, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    ▷ KING TOLEN & BACHATERO | Bachatrap (République Dominicaine) ▷ MYSTER JAY | Soukous, Rumba congolaise (République Démocratique du Congo)
  • SIAKA DIABATE & LA PIOLA
    SIAKA DIABATE & LA PIOLA
    Wed, Mar 27
    Mar 27, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    Mar 27, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    ▷ SIAKA DIABATE | Afro-mandigue, Jazz, Blues (Burkina Faso) ▷ LA PIOLA | Folklore argentin (Argentine)
  • GASBA & LESS TOCHES
    GASBA & LESS TOCHES
    Tue, Apr 02
    Apr 02, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    Apr 02, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    ▷ GASBA | Raï fusion (Algérie) ▷ LESS TOCHES | Cumbia (Colombie, Mexique, Cuba)
  • KHA & JLD MIUSICRECORD
    KHA & JLD MIUSICRECORD
    Wed, Apr 03
    Apr 03, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    Apr 03, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    ▷ KHA | Hip-Hop (Liban) ▷ JLD MIUSICRECORD | Bachata, Kizomba (Cuba)
  • MAGDALA MIZIK & SAMBA CANJERÊ
    MAGDALA MIZIK & SAMBA CANJERÊ
    Tue, Apr 09
    Apr 09, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    Apr 09, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    ▷ MAGDALA MIZIK | Zouk , Compas, Afrobeats (Haïti) ▷ SAMBA CANJERÊ | Samba (Brésil)
  • MILANDREA & OMAR MBAYE
    MILANDREA & OMAR MBAYE
    Wed, Apr 10
    Apr 10, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    Apr 10, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    ▷ MILANDREA | Dream Pop, R&B, Reggaeton (Colombie, Cuba) ▷ OMAR MBAYE | Afrobeats (Sénégal)
  • LA OLA  &  ABDEL NEW DEAL
    LA OLA  &  ABDEL NEW DEAL
    Wed, Feb 28
    Feb 28, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    Feb 28, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    ▷ LA OLA | Cumbia tropico-boréale (Colombie) ▷ ABDEL NEW DEAL | Afrobeats (Sénégal)
  • FULANI POETRY  &  SHAHRZAD AND HER LATIN-ORIENTAL BAND
    FULANI POETRY  &  SHAHRZAD AND HER LATIN-ORIENTAL BAND
    Tue, Feb 27
    Feb 27, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    Feb 27, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    ▷ FULANI POETRY | Spoken Word, Slam (Sénégal, Burkina Faso) ▷ SHAHRZAD AND HER LATIN-ORIENTAL BAND | Latin, Orientale (Cuba, Iran, Egypte)
  • YC MUSIK  &  ANA LÍA
    YC MUSIK  &  ANA LÍA
    Wed, Feb 21
    Feb 21, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    Feb 21, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    ▷ YC MUSIK | Gospel Urbain (République Démocratique du Congo) ▷ ANA LÍA | Latin, Pop Alternative (République Dominicaine)
  • JULLY FREITAS  &  MAHÉ
    JULLY FREITAS  &  MAHÉ
    Tue, Feb 20
    Feb 20, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    Feb 20, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    ▷ JULLY FREITAS | Samba-Reggae (Brésil) ▷ MAHÉ | Pop (Île de la Réunion)
  • UMURUTASATÉ &  LEON MELLOW
    UMURUTASATÉ &  LEON MELLOW
    Wed, Feb 14
    Feb 14, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    Feb 14, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    ▷ UMURUTASATÉ | Fusion Afro-Latin pop, Raggae (Rwanda) ▷ LEON MELLOW | Pop, Afro Rap, R&B (RDC)
  • NOUSHKA & ATHENEA Y SU CANDELA
    NOUSHKA & ATHENEA Y SU CANDELA
    Tue, Feb 13
    Feb 13, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    Feb 13, 2024, 8:30 p.m.
    Montréal, 4372 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2W 1Z5, Canada
    ▷ NOUSHKA | Hip-hop, R&B, Electro pop (Haïti) ▷ ATHENEA Y SU CANDELA | Latin pop, Cumbia, Bolero (Cuba)
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