Intro to Javanese Gamelan with Sutrisno Hartana

Monday, January 15, 2018
Event Title: Intro to Javanese Gamelan with Sutrisno Hartana
  • Region: British Columbia
  • Venue / Location: Western Front
  • Time: 6:00pm
  • Price: $150 General / 100 WF members
  • Genre: Orchestra / Large Ensembles (10+)
  • External Link: Website
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Join music, dance and shadow puppet master Sutrisno Hartana in hands-on workshops exploring the instruments of Alligator Joy, a bronze gamelan from Central Java. Discover the intricate layering of rhythmic patterns, improvisation and performance rules for each instrument to create ensemble-based music of infinite depth and shimmering beauty.

Mondays 6PM-7:30PM, January 15th to March 26th 2018. Limited enrollment; to register, email