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Java Dance

Direct from Jakarta and exploding with youthful energy, five young dancers from the Swargaloka dance troupe will perform in Wellington on the 5th of December… 128 kata lagi


Indonesian Instrument - Gamelan - in the UK

This post has been in my head since another blogger Fe posted something about Indonesian things abroad. I mentioned that in one of my favourite places to go Southbank Centre, there is an Indonesian Gamelan, and there is a person in charge of these gamelan titled: Gamelan Manager. 571 kata lagi


Henk Badings - Electronic Ballet Music "Cain and Abel" (Abridged Version)

Despite having little formal musical training, Henk Badings held teaching positions throughout the mid-20th centuries and remains one of the most prolific and influential Dutch composers. 154 kata lagi

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What would you do?

“What would you do,” a professor once asked, “if you’ve only got three weeks left of your fieldwork and your interlocutors aren’t responding to you?” She asked this of me and a fellow student several years ago when we were taking one of her classes. 1.164 kata lagi


School Update: Gamelan

This semester the gamelan class has managed to get a teacher from Java in to lead the class. As it turns out, he’s from the ethnomusicology department at ISI, though he so far has not seemed very interested in waxing lyrical about our common experiences at ISI. 299 kata lagi


GAMELAN COURSE!!! Southbank Centre

Learn to play traditional Javanese gamelan this Spring

Gamelan Youth Course

If you’re aged 11 to 18, come and explore ensemble music making on our Javanese gamelan. 209 kata lagi

Colin McPhee & Benjamin Britten - Balinese Ceremonial Music, For 2 Pianos

As Nadia Sirota said on her great music podcast from WQXR, Meet the Composer, the Indonesian Gamelan is perhaps the most influential Eastern tradition in terms of its effect on Western music. 197 kata lagi

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