Monday, March 11, 2019 - 11:30am

Members of GRK present a workshop on Balinese shadow theater and gender wayang music.

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - 7:30pm

GRK is honored to join the stage with the Richmond Symphony Orchestra, led by Javanese master musicians Sumarsam and Darsono. We will perform Sumarsam's reconstruction of the gamelan works Debussy heard at the Paris Exposition in 1899. Also on the program: Ziporyn's Ngaben for Balinese gamelan and Symphony Orchestra, Dewa Ketut Alit's Open My Door. Balinese Shadow Master Gusti Sudarta will present a new shadow play, accompanied by Debussy's Le Boîte a Joujoux. Part of the Music Department's Beyond Exoticism Series.

Thursday, January 24, 2019 - 6:00pm

GRK and Balinese Master Musician Gusti Sudarta join the Richmond Symphony Orchestra with a short set of traditional Balinese music and Evan Ziporyn's Ngaben for gamelan and orchestra.

Friday, January 25, 2019 - 3:00pm

A rare screening of Lotte Rieniger's 1926 shadow-film The Adventures of Prince Achmed, with talk-back session featuring Balinese Shadow Master Gusti Sudarta. Free and Open to the Public.

Saturday, January 26, 2019 - 7:30pm

Balinese Shadow Master Gusti Sudarta presents the traditional shadow play Candrabirawa, an ancient Balinese tale of religious tolerance. Accompanied with live gamelan music by members of GRK. After the show the audience will be invited on stage to try making shadows of their own. FREE and open to the public. Part of the Music Department's Beyond Exoticism series.

Sunday, January 27, 2019 - 7:00pm

Join GRK for an evening of traditional Balinese and Javanese gamelan, featuring Balinese Mask Dancer Gusti Sudarta.

Sunday, February 3, 2019 - 3:00pm

Join GRK and Gusti Sudarta for FREE, open workshops in traditional Balinese gamelan music and dance. No previous experience necessary, all-ages. Gusti Sudarta will run an introductory dance workshop in the North Court Choir Room while Andy McGraw and members of Gamelan Raga Kusuma run an introductory gamelan workshop in the Global Music Studio below.

Friday, February 9, 2018 - 8:00pm

Gamelan Raga Kusuma performs with Rumput, directed by Javanese master musician Danis Sugiyanto.

Sunday, October 15, 2017 - 6:30pm

Gamelan Raga Kusuma accompanied Balinese master artist Gusti Sudarta in a performance of traditional wayang kulit shadow play.

Sunday, October 15, 2017 - 11:30am

Gamelan Raga Kusuma accompanied Balinese master artist Gusti Sudarta as part of the Smithsonian Institute's IlluminAsia Festival.


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