Concert: Music of Bali Ensemble
Performance director: I Nyoman Wenten
Friday, May 14, 20108:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Schoenberg Hall, Schoenberg Music Building
Los Angeles, CA 90095
The Music of Bali Ensemble features gamelan music (the generic Indonesian word for orchestra) and dance. The Balinese gamelan gong kebyar is famous for its fast tempos, abrupt changes of texture and brilliantly costumed dancers who act out stories from the Hindu Ramayana.
Admission is free.
Concert combined with Music of India Ensemble which begins at 7:00 p.m.
Department of Ethnomusicology www.ethnomusic.ucla.edu/
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