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Where is Gamelan from?
Indonesia - mainly Java & Bali
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What is Gamelan used for?
Communication between the players and the Gods
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How is Gamelan taught?
Through oral tradition
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Why should you NOT step over the instruments?
Because it breaks the connection with the Gods
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Why should you sit bare foot?
Because it is respectful
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What are the main melodies?
Balungan & Peking
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What are the common instruments?
Metallophones, gongs & drums
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What is the texture of the music?
Heterphonic - One melody played & decorated by another
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What is Gamelan used for?

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Communication between the players and the Gods

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How is Gamelan taught?

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Why should you NOT step over the instruments?

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Why should you sit bare foot?

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