The Kennedy Center

House of Angklung



Biography

House of Angklung, through the bamboo rattle instruments from West Java, will take the audience on a melodic and rhythmic journey to the rich culture of Sumatra (one of the main islands in Indonesia) and will include collaborative performance with local groups, Sarohas and Rumah Gadang USA. At the end of the performance, the audience will have an interactive experience playing the angklung themselves.

Upcoming Performances

Video 9/30/2017: The Groove of Sumatra

House of Angklung, through the bamboo rattle instruments from West Java, will take the audience on a melodic and rhythmic journey to the rich culture of Sumatra (one of the main islands in Indonesia) and will include collaborative performance with Saroha and Rumah Gadang USA. At the end of the performance, the audience will have an interactive experience playing the angklung themselves.
Presented in collaboration with the Embassy of Indonesia.

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