Have you ever listened to the beautiful Balinese and Javanese Gamelan music? If you’ve been to a spa in Brunei, there’s a chance you have enjoyed this beautiful melody! Fortunately, BenchLab is honoured to have the Indonesia Embassy to let us play Gamelan and Angklung. Are you ready to be mesmerized?
Workshop Dates: Saturday, 15 February 2020
Duration: 2 hrs 30 minutes (2PM – 4:30PM)
Registration Deadline: 14 February 2020
Workshop Fee: Free
Venue: Indonesian Embassy
By the end of this workshop, you are officially #MadeInBenchLab and will: 1) Learn from a skilled Gamelan performer. Wahyu, an Indonesian Embassy representative, loves to share Indonesian culture through traditional music, 2) Increase cultural awareness. You don’t have to travel to appreciate another culture — start with the cultures in Brunei!, 3) Diversify your Spotify playlist. Whatever music you’re into, you can’t ignore the beauty of traditional music.
BenchLab Talented Instructor: Wahyu Probowo You’ll be learning from a talented Indonesian Embassy associate, Wahyu, a Third Secretary at the Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia. Wahyu and his fellow Indonesian Embassy staffs have taught Bruneian youths in 2018 during a project called Bengkel Irama. He attended a training course from Indonesian Institute of the Arts of Solo, Central Java where he acquired the skills in playing the Gamelan and Angklung instruments. This time, he hopes to introduce the beauty of Indonesia’s traditional music through his performance while sharing the skills with the people of Brunei!
B28, Simpang 32-37 Kg Anggerek Desa, Jalan Berakas BB3713. Bandar Seri Begawan Negara Brunei Darussalam
How to Register?
Register for this workshop at www.progresifevents.com or WhatsApp us at +673-7113771