Community Gamelan

Gamelan Spring 2016 ConcertJoin the only Canadian Community Balinese Gamelan Music Ensemble with a teacher from Bali, Indonesia: Grebel/UWaterloo Artist-in-Residence I Dewa Made Suparta.

Do you want to play music, participate in a satisfying group music-making experience, and learn about another culture and its music at the same time? This is a rare and excellent opportunity!

You are invited to come experience a wonderful kind of collaborative learning and music-making on an ensemble of bronze instruments from the island of Bali. No previous experience with Gamelan or reading music is necessary. Open and free!

(If you want to join but have a small child to care for that evening, you are welcome to bring them).

Rehearsals & Concert dates:

Location: Conrad Grebel University College, 140 Westmount Rd.N., Room 1209. Visit the directions and parking information page for further details.

Fall 2019: Thursdays 6:00-8:00pm, Sept 19 - Nov 28 Concert: Sat., Nov 30 (tentative), UW Humanities Theatre

Winter 2020: Thursdays 6:00-8:00pm, Jan 16 - March 26. Concert: Wed., April 1, UW Humanities Theatre

For more information, contact Dewa Suparta or Professor Maisie Sum.

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