World Music Series Pop Up Event: UCSB Gamelan Ensemble

Event Date: 

Wednesday, December 1, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Event Date Details: 

Event Location: 

  • UCSB Music Bowl

Event Price: 

Free and open to the public

Event Contact: 

Adriane Cleary
Marketing and Communications Manager
UC Santa Barbara Department of Music
(805) 893-3230
Gamelan Ensemble
The UCSB MultiCultural Center and the Ethnomusicology Program in the Department of Music will present a special Pop Up Event featuring the UCSB Gamelan Ensemble as part of the UCSB World Music Series on Wednesday, December 1, 2021 at 12 pm in the Music Bowl on the UC Santa Barbara campus. 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, featuring dynamic drumming, delicate melodies and lively interlocking rhythms. 
This is an outdoor event. Proof of vaccination is not required but masks are strongly recommended.