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Gamelan Lila Muni to perform on Eastman World Music Series Concert | April 28, 8:00pm

Eastman School of Music World Music Concert Series Tickets $15 (discounts with UR or Student ID) Monday, April 28, 2014 8:00 pm Kilbourn Hall Gamelan Lila Muni I Nyoman Suadin, artistic director Ellen Koskoff, director Megan Arns, teaching assistant with … Continue reading 

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Gamelan Lila Muni to Perform at Smithsonian

Eastman’s Gamelan Lila Muni will perform two concerts at the “Performing Indonesia” Festival and Conference in Washington, D.C. at the Smithsonian Institute’s Freer and Sackler Galleries. Show times are 11:30am and 1:00pm on November 3, 2013. Our program for these … Continue reading 

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GAMELAN LILA MUNI 2013-14 SEASON!

Announcing the 2013-14 Season of Gamelan Lila Muni at Eastman! Rehearsals are Saturdays from 3-5:30pm in ET12 at the Eastman School of Music with Nyoman Suadin, our Balinese gamelan teacher. Optional mid-week rehearsals are on Mondays from 9-10pm and Thursdays … Continue reading 

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Summer 2013 Gamelan Workshop

  We are very excited to offer a one-week gamelan gong kebyar workshop this summer as part of the Eastman Summer Session 2013 World Music Festival! This workshop will be offered alongside African drumming & dance, Shona mbira, and South … Continue reading 

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Lengker

Lengker is a classic piece that we began learning at the beginning of the semester.It was originally composed for Gamelan Semar Pegulingan, an older ensemble used to play music in the bedchamber of Balinese royalty. Here is a link to … Continue reading 

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Join Gamelan in 2012-2013!

Did you know that there are TWO full-time gamelan ensembles in the greater Rochester area? Check out these great options and email esmgamelan@gmail.com if you want more information! Eastman Gamelan Lila Muni (Gamelan Gong Kebyar) Regular Saturday rehearsals from 3-5:30p.m. Mid-week rehearsals … Continue reading 

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Jaya Semara

A new video update for all of you interested!  Jaya Semara is a new gong kebyar instrumental piece that we will start learning over the next couple of weeks.  The piece is composed in three main sections; the first section … Continue reading 

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Panji Semirang

We spent the majority of our second rehearsal for the year learning the beginning to “Panji Semirang”, a dance piece inspired by a Javanese story about Prince Panji searching for his long lost bride. This performance is from Nyoman’s Wantilan … Continue reading 

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Welcome to Gamelan Lila Muni 2011-2012!

Welcome to the 2011-2012 session of gamelan at Eastman! Our regular rehearsal schedule is already underway!  If you are interested in joining, please subscribe to our email newsletter or contact us via the web links on the bottom left corner … Continue reading 

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