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Gamelan Musical Journey

Last night was the first performance of an embryonic new Hull Gamelan group. We have been practising tunes – especially written by Alec Roth for the Gamelan – to be performed for Laurence Rugg’s Musical Journey, part of this summer’s Amy Johnson Festival. 227 kata lagi

Songs And Stories

Gamelan goes to Durham Cathedral

Video credit to: Tat Amaro

Gamelan is one of Indonesian traditional instruments, specifically originated from Central Java and Yogyakarta.

Durham University facilitates those who are interested in playing Gamelan by establishing Durham Gamelan Society. 87 kata lagi

Durham

Bali, Indonesia

Balinese music is incredible. We spent most of our nights watching gamelan players and kecak monkey chanters.

Travel

Fast Forward

While my past few entries have been about the start of my gap year, I now want to fast forward and write about the present. Currently, I have 5 days remaining in Bali. 728 kata lagi

Gamelan Padhang Moncar, 18th June

All-Day Multicultural Event

Saturday 18th June 2016, 10am-5pm

St Patrick’s College Hall, Kilbirnie

A small gadon group from Gamelan Padhang Moncar will perform at this festival, which will feature a wide range of performances from many cultural groups (European and Māori, Pacific and Asian) as well food stalls and face-painting.   73 kata lagi

Wellington

May 2016 - something new every day

I think I’m doing pretty well so far – I even managed to leave Cambridgeshire a whopping THREE times this month. I’m still not being terribly brave but I have to keep reminding myself that wasn’t the overall point. 1.614 kata lagi

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