Tourism and Exchange Division organized “Javanese Gamelan and Dance Concert & Workshop” to commemorate the 60th Anniversary of Japan-Indonesia Diplomatic Relations.
Javanese gamelan is known for its large and varied instruments. Participants enjoyed the performance of Kartika & Kusma, followed by the workshop, where they received a quick lecture and played those gamelan instruments.
In the dance program, dancers performed in Yogyakarta and Surakarta style to show the differences. Then again, participants joined the performers in the workshop dancing to the live gamelan music.
Date: June 10, 2018 13：00-17：30
Venue: ASEAN-Japan Hall, ASEAN-Japan Centre
Organizer: ASEAN-Japan Centre
Supporter: Indonesian Embassy in Tokyo
Number of visitors: 67