at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa

An Evening of Javanese Gamelan


Enjoy a concert of Javanese gamelan music, including repertoire from the court and puppet theatre 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 US (home-based at UC Berkeley), Canada, New Zealand, and Singapore.

Saturday, November 23, 2013, 7:30 pm
Barbara Smith Amphitheater
Music Department, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
2411 Dole Street, Honolulu, Hawaii

$12 – general admission
$8 – students, seniors (65+), UH faculty/staff (ID required)