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Spring session starts Feb 1!

The Spring 2014 session of the Youth Gamelan at Wesleyan University begins Saturday, February 1. The Javanese Gamelan orchestra accompanies puppet shows, dances, feasts and ceremonies in parts of Indonesia, and consists of gongs and xylophone-like instruments made of bronze. The Youth Gamelan is a unique opportunity for children aged 7-14 to create this beautiful […]

Join the Youth Gamelan! Spring session starts soon!

Join the Youth Gamelan! Session starts January 26 2013

The Spring 2013 session of the Youth Gamelan at Wesleyan University will start on Saturday, January 26. We meet from 10-11am in the World Music Hall, on Wyllys Avenue, Middletown, CT. Please see other posts here for more information about the group. If you or your child is interested, please come to the first rehearsal […]

Fall 2012 session of Youth Gamelan starts Sat. Sept 15

The Fall 2012 session of the Youth Gamelan at Wesleyan University will start on Saturday, September 15. We meet from 10-11am in the World Music Hall, on Wyllys Avenue, Middletown, CT. Please see other posts here for more information about the group. If you or your child is interested, please come to the first rehearsal […]

Join the Youth Gamelan! Session starts January 28 2012

Youth Gamelan performance on Dec 8 2011

       

Youth Gamelan at Wesleyan starts Jan 28

The Spring 2012 session of the Youth Gamelan at Wesleyan University begins Saturday, January 28. A gamelan is an orchestra of traditional metal gongs and xylophone instruments from Indonesia. The Youth Gamelan is open to all children age 7 and up, with no prior music experience necessary. Rehearsals are held on Saturday mornings from 10-11am […]

rehearsal is on for Sat Oct 29

Snow or not, we’ll meet on Sat Oct 29 at 10am as usual. If conditions are not safe for you, please stay home. Cheers, – joseph

New & returning members are welcome! Youth Gamelan’s Fall session starts on Sat Sept 17

Greetings to all returning and new students. We’ll start the Fall 2011 session of the Youth Gamelan at Wesleyan on Saturday, September 17. As before, rehearsals are 10-11am in the World Music Hall on the campus of Wesleyan University. We meet every Saturday except during Thanksgiving, until December 3. There will be a few spaces […]

Youth performance on Dec 9 2010