World Music Series: UCSB Gamelan Ensemble

Event Date: 

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 12:00pm

Event Date Details: 

Event Location: 

  • UCSB Music Bowl

Event Price: 

Free

Event Contact: 

Adriane Hill
Marketing and Communications Manager
UC Santa Barbara Department of Music
(805) 893-3230
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Gamelan is the celebrated gong orchestra of Indonesia. Led by Richard North, the UCSB Gamelan Ensemble will showcase an ancient style of gamelan from Cirebon, West Java, that ranges from calm and contemplative to exuberant and energetic, featuring dynamic drumming, lively interlocking rhythms, and exciting mask dancing on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at 12 pm in the UCSB Music Bowl as part of the World Music Series. The World Music Series is co-presented by the UCSB MultiCultural Center and the Ethnomusicology Program in the Department of Music.
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