World Music Series: UCSB Gamelan Ensemble

Event Date: 

Wednesday, November 9, 2016 - 12:00pm

Event Date Details: 

Event Location: 

  • UCSB Music Bowl

Event Price: 

Admission is free and the event is open to the public.

Event Contact: 

Adriane Hill
Marketing and Communications Manager
UC Santa Barbara Department of Music
(805) 893-3230

The UCSB Gamelan Ensemble performs as part of the World Music Series on Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at 12 p.m. in the UCSB Music Bowl. Admission is free! Gamelan is the celbrated gong orchestra of Indonesia. Led by Richard North, the UCSB Gamelan Ensemble will showcase an ancient style of gamelan from Cirebon, West Java, featuring dynamic drumming and lively interlocking rhythms, and exciting mask dancing. Co-presented by the UCSB MultiCultural Center and the Ethnomusicology Program in the Department of Music.

World Music Series