[Local events] FWD: Sat. 11/10, Javanese Gamelan music at Lewis & Clark
david at thetextgarage.com
Fri Nov 9 14:38:47 PST 2012
*From Indonesia to Portland:
Traditional and Contemporary Gamelan Music from Java
/Indonesian master musician Aloysius Suwardi makes a rare U.S. appearance
with Lewis & Clark College's Venerable Showers of Beauty Gamelan Ensemble,
renowned Berkeley-based Javanese teacher and musician Midiyanto,
and guest artists from Seattle's Gamelan Pacifica
*Saturday, November 10
Lewis & Clark College
0615 SW Palatine Hill Rd.
$15 General Admission; $10 Students/Seniors; LC Community $5 day of show
Tickets can be bought at the door the day of show
or in advance at Brown Paper Tickets:
One of Asia's most renowned traditional musicians will join one of
Oregon's most acclaimed world music ensembles on November 10 in a
special concert at Lewis & Clark College. Suwardi will perform his
original compositions and traditional Indonesian music for gamelan, the
famous orchestra composed primarily of percussion instruments, with
Venerable Showers of Beauty, a community ensemble that has been based at
Lewis & Clark since 1980.
For this special performance, the Portland ensemble will also be
directed by one of the world's greatest Javanese musicians, Midiyanto,
who teaches gamelan at the University of California at Berkeley, and two
of America's finest gamelan musicians, singer Jessika Kenney and
multi-instrumentalist Jesse Snyder.
We are very grateful to the Regional Arts and Culture Council for
supporting this program!
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