UH Gamelan Ensemble
Saturday, November 23, 2013
7:30 p.m., Barbara Smith Amphitheater
$12 general admission
$8 students, seniors (65+), UH faculty/staff (ID required)
Enjoy a concert of Javanese gamelan music, including repertoire from the court and puppet theater traditions.
The UH Javanese Gamelan Ensemble, now in its 43nd year, is directed by Byron Moon, under the guidance of the ensemble’s founding director, Pak Hardja Susilo. Ensemble members include UH music students and members of the UH and local communities.
The concert will be enhanced by the addition of visiting musician Midiyanto S. Putra, a highly respected gamelan musician, singer, and dhalang (puppet master). Pak Midiyanto teaches and performs internationally, in Indonesia, the USA (home based at UH Berkeley), Canada, New Zealand, and Singapore.
This concert is presented in cooperation with the Hawaii Gamelan Society.