/
  • Compact Disc (CD) + Digital Album

    Shrink-wrapped in jewel case. First press.

    Includes unlimited streaming of Classical Gamelan Music of Sunda, West Java via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.
    ships out within 5 days
    edition of 150  19 remaining

      $10 USD or more 

     

  • Streaming + Download

    Includes unlimited streaming via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.

      $1 USD  or more

     

about

The "piece de resistance" of any Sundanese gamelan performance, Kawitan is actually a suite in five sections building in intensity, and is usually played as an overture to begin the Wayang puppet play. It can also accompany classical dance in which the performer portrays three character types progressing from subtle and refined to increasingly strong and powerful. The name literally means "Beginning".

credits

from Classical Gamelan Music of Sunda, West Java, released August 1, 1980

tags

license

all rights reserved

about

Gamelan Sinar Surya Santa Barbara, California

Gamelan Sinar Surya is a Santa Barbara arts organization dedicated to preserving, teaching, and performing traditional Gamelan music.

contact / help

Contact Gamelan Sinar Surya

Streaming and
Download help

Redeem code