Archive for 1996

Denver Awakens Bali

Review of Gamelan Tunas Mekar USA in Gatra Magazine

[The following review appeared in the Balinese magazine ‘Gatra’ on July 7, 1996 after Tunas Mekar’s performance at the Bali Arts Festival in Denpasar, Bali.]

“A group of gamelan musicians from the U.S.A. played angklung bravely, surprising the Balinese audience.”

Gamelan seems to be spreading around the world. One group of gamelan musicians from the U.S.A. displayed their capabilities with confidence at ...

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