Welcome to the ultimate Tuition Software for
West African string and percussion instruments
With this exciting software, now in its fourth and much
improved release, the complexities of West African music are
systematically analyzed and the playing of various instruments is
graphically shown in real time: simply perfect for studying. Its exclusive collection of
authentic music is an invaluable resource for the beginner picking
up his first tunes as well as for the connoisseur looking for
classic songs and advanced techniques. See what the program has to
Archive of original Kora
more than 120 notations of
the most famous pieces from the Kora repertoire in all regional
Kora Bridge with strings, flashing synchronously with the music,
demonstrating all playing techniques in detail
Archive of traditional Westafrican Djembe
more than 300
notations of traditional rhythms for Malinke Djembe
Djembe skins flashing synchronously with the music, demonstrating
hand-to-hand playing technique
more instruments, more
Notation System with innovative Notation Editor
with original sounds sampled from the instruments, adjustable
playback speed, loop functions, note-by-note playing
with predefined traditional tunings
Learn to play the exciting music and instruments of Westafrica.
Choose an Instrument and see some screenshots and listen to sound samples of Jaliya
bridgeharp from Gambia/Senegal/Mali/Guin้e
Play: Kora in normal tempo, Kora in slow tempo for learning
Ensemble from Guin้e/Mali/Burkina Faso (Djembe, Kenkeni,
Dundun, Sangpan, Dundunba)
- xylophones from Gambia/Senegal/Mali/Guin้e
exotic string and percussion instruments with original sounds from
Westafrica and Madagascar
You can even sample your own instrument, integrate it in Jaliya,
create and play notations with the original sounds of your
instrument in any tempo and any tuning.
Some users are saying:
The program is incredible. I thank you sincerely for your
dedication and your contribution to the study and dissemination of
West African music.
I love this software! Thanks for a
great program and a wonderful website.
Many thanks for your
advices, the website and the "logiciel"!
Great work for this
fell in love with the kora in Conakry
finding teachers and info is difficult, this venue is
thank you so much for your website,
forum, and all the work you put in that program
amazed by this software! Thank you so much, I can't believe this
exists, it's so hard to find a kora teacher this will really
help before I can afford to go to West Africa and learn from
bravo pour ce travail
I must admit we are very blessed that someone like you
would go to the effort to put this together. I (probably like most people) live in a
place where a kora teacher is impossible to find, so your software makes the
difference between playing kora well or just tinkering.
absolutely superb kora teaching
that's about the best teaching package I've seen for
any musical instrument!
Here you can get this unique software:
test Jaliya V4 Shareware Edition.
Buy Jaliya V4
Complete Edition (all Instruments) for 100 Euros. See Download Page
Buy Jaliya V4 Percussion Edition for 50 Euros. See