Apr 24 2016
Shadow Ballads

Performance + Music
April 24, 2016; 8:00 p.m.

Barnes Hall
Presented by the Department of Music

Balinese wayang meets Apalachian "crankies." American old-time meets Indonesian kroncong. All this in Shadow Ballads, a multimedia collaboration of nine guest artists, including dalang (puppet master) Gusti Sudarta, violinist Danis Sugiyanto, and singer Peni Candra Rini from Indonesia, plus duo Anna and Elizabeth from the United States.

The event is preceded by the spring concert of the Cornell Gamelan Ensemble at 1:00p.m., with Javanese musicians Danis Sugiyanto and Peni Candra Rini as featured guests and a spcial appearance by Rumput (Richmond VA's only kroncong band).

Admission is free. For more information, call (607) 255-4760 or email Loralyn Light.

Related Links:
Cornell Gamelan Ensemble | Website
Rumput | Website