Details

      Description

      Name: Angklung (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Angklung) an instrument used in Balinese gamelan 
      *Wikidata item: *Q540049 (https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q540049)
      Invented:  West Java, Indonesia
      External links: 

      http://eresources.nlb.gov.sg/infopedia/articles/SIP_843_2005-01-11.html

      https://www.mamalisa.com/blog/an-indonesian-instrument-the-angklung/

      Disambiguation: An instrument that is made of different sizes of bamboo tubes, bound by rattan cords, that are attached to a bamboo frame. 
      Description: The bamboo tubes are shaped into different sizes to sound a specific notes when hit. The bottom of the frame is held in one hand and the instrument is shaken by the other hand. A group of people use different angklungs of different pitches to produce a melody. 

      Example uses:

      • Balinese temples
        • Used for musical accompaniment for odalan (temple anniversaries)
      • Pitra yadnya  (rituals related to death)
        • Processions
        • Cremations

        Attachments

          Activity

            People

            • Assignee:
              zaphodbeeblebrox CatQuest, the Endeavouring Cat!
              Reporter:
              mathure Mathure Uththerakunaseelan
            • Votes:
              0 Vote for this issue
              Watchers:
              2 Start watching this issue

              Dates

              • Created:
                Updated:
                Resolved:

                Packages

                Version Package
                Ensemble this!
                (enzforgci)