Denver Children’s Gamelan
Gamelan Anak manik galih
Session Begins: Sunday, February 24, 2019
Gamelan Anak Manik Galih (the Denver Children’s Gamelan) introduces children in grades 2-8 to the music and dance of Bali, Indonesia. The group is open to all interested students with no prior experience necessary.
Gamelan Anak Manik Galih is supported by the MSU Denver Department of Music and Sanggar Manik Galih. Founded in 2019 by Liz Macy and Ade Wijaya, Gamelan Anak Manik Galih seeks to create a community of young musicians and dancers trained in traditional Balinese gamelan music and dance.
2019 Session I: February 24 – May 11
Our inaugural session runs Sunday, February 24 - Saturday, May 11, with rehearsals on Sundays from 1:30-3pm. We will rehearse on the following days:
March 3, 10, 17 (no meeting on March 24 or 31 for Spring Break)
April 7, 14, 28 (no meeting on April 21)
Performance: Saturday, May 11 @ 2pm in the King Center Recital Hall (with MSU Denver’s Gamelan Manik Kusuma)
Cost: $125 per session; includes instruction, snacks, and t-shirt (financial aid is available)
Location: MSU Denver ARTS Building, Room 295 (906 Curtis St.)