Listening Examples from Java and
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Five key examples
 Gendhing Bubaran Kembang Pacar pelog patet nem. A gamelan piece in the loud playing style from Java.
 Gendhing Landrang Wilujeng pelog pathet barang. A gamelan piece in the soft playing style from Java. Gendhing = a general type of composition; Landrang = name of rhythmic cycle; Wilujeng = the title, which translates as "safe" or "secure"; pelog = the scale; pathet barang = “barang” is the name of the particular mode (pathet) being used.
 genre: Gamelan Gong Kebyar. title: Teruna. From
 genre: Gender Wayang (music for wayang
kulit); title: Ansarun.
Instrument(s): gender. From
 genre: Ketjak (Ramayana Monkey Chant) From
Additional listening examples
Two examples of music that preceded the Gamelan Gong Kebyar style.
 gamelan gong g'de, ceremonial music of the Balinese courts
 gamelan semar pegulingan, another music of the Balinese courts
 Taruna Jaya, a complete piece in the Gamelan Gong Kebyar style. (c. 16 minutes) The choreography represents the shifting moods of a prince in love.
MUS 250 World Music Cañada College