Gamelan Sekar Jaya
Workshops in Balinese Music & Dance
Learn Balinese gamelan music & dance at
Gamelan Sekar Jaya's rehearsal space in El Cerrito.
Hands-on experience playing a gamelan gong kebyar, Bali's
most popular bronze percussion orchestra. Taught by Guest
Music Director Nyoman Windha, one of Bali's most noted
composers and performers
The dance segment, led by I Gusti Agung Ayu Warsiki, will focus
on basic agem (postures) and movement vocabulary of female
dance styles. Warsiki is a highly skilled teacher, and specialist in
the classical female style.
The two segments run concurrently:
July 12 - Aug. 16, 2003
Music: 11:00am - 12:30pm
Dance: 1:00 - 2:30pm
$70 total with pre-registration, or $15 per session for either
music or dance workshops.
$140 total for pre-registration for BOTH workshops.
The workshops will be held at our studios in El Cerrito. The
teachers will be assisted by members of Gamelan Sekar Jaya,
the Bay Area's fifty-member gamelan orchestra. The fee is $15
per session or $70 for an entire series (with pre-registration).
TO REGISTER, send a check for $15 (one session of music or
dance), $70 (an entire series of music or dance), or $140 (an
entire series of music AND dance) to Gamelan Sekar Jaya, at
the following address:
6485 Conlon Avenue
El Cerrito, CA 94530
You can also register at the first meeting, but let us know
beforehand that you plan to come. Please specify either music or
dance, and whether you need directions to our studios.
If you have questions, please send email to Natalie@...