Gamelan Sekar Jaya 25th Anniversary

Gamelan Sekar Jaya Celebrates its 35th Anniversary, May 1-2

Gamelan Sekar Jaya celebrates its 35th anniversary Friday and Saturday, May 1-2, 2015 in San Francisco with a program of traditional and new work for Balinese gamelan and dance, and the world premiere of “Mikrokosma” by guest performers of the Lightbulb Ensemble.

Sekar Jaya’s 60 performers, led by company director Emiko Saraswati Susilo and guest music director Bapak I Made Arnawa, will perform three new works created for the anniversary: “Pelangi” for gamelan jegog, “Eka Sruti” for gamelan gong kebyar, and “Suaran Toya” for gamelan angklung.

For details, see the Gamelan Sekar Jaya website and this article at San Francisco Classical Voice.

Info on the Lightbulb Ensemble.