Gamelan Padhang Moncar
Gamelan Padhang Moncar is New Zealand’s first Javanese Gamelan orchestra, founded when instruments were loaned to the Victoria University School of Music in 1976.
Gamelan Taniwha Jaya
Gamelan Taniwha Jaya is New Zealand’s premiere Balinese gamelan, established in 2003 when Gareth Farr purchased a set of gong kebyar instruments.
Upcoming Events and News
Sunday 5 March 2017
Te Manawa, 326 Main Street, Palmerston North
Gamelan Padhang Moncar in concert and offering workshops from 11:45am
Sat/Sun 1/2 April 2017
Watch this space for details of gamelan at this biennial event.
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