Gamelan Padhang Moncar
Gamelan Padhang Moncar is New Zealand’s first Javanese Gamelan orchestra, founded when instruments were donated 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.
29 May 2015
Innermost Gardens, Mt Victoria, Wellington
Eyegum Secret House Party Round 23: Graeme Jefferies/Cakekitchen. A small group of musicians from Gamelan Padhang Moncar will perform their inspired take on the traditional Javanese musical style.
Friday 5 June, 7pm
Adam Concert Room, NZSM
Students from PERF 250 will perform as part of their assessment for this semester’s NZSM course in Javanese gamelan performance, supported by Gamelan Padhang Moncar and Gamelan Taniwha Jaya.read more
27 June 2015
A Multicultural Midwinter Festival at St Patrick’s College Hall, Kilbirnie.
Gamelan Padhang Moncar have in the past held some very special music events at this church, involving their wonderful choir (Vita Brevis and Darkness to Light) and will perform at this festival to assist fund-raising for their building.read more