What are the two types of music in Indonesia?

What are the two types of gamelan of Indonesia?

Instruments

  • Typical Javanese gamelan instruments.
  • Typical Balinese gamelan instruments.
  • Slendro.
  • Pelog.
  • Kepatihan.
  • Javanese gamelan.
  • Balinese gamelan.
  • Sundanese gamelan.

What makes Indonesian music unique?

The music of Indonesia demonstrates its cultural diversity, the local musical creativity, as well as subsequent foreign musical influences that shaped contemporary music scenes of Indonesia. Nearly thousands of Indonesian islands having its own cultural and artistic history and character.

What are the 2 types of gamelan?

There are two different scale systems used in Balinese gamelan: slendro and pelog.

What are the most famous gamelan?

The 10 Essential Gamelan Albums

  1. Çudamani. The Seven-Tone Gamelan Orchestra from the Village of Pengosekan, Bali (Vital Records, 2002) …
  2. Gamelan Orchestra of the Yogyakarta Royal Palace. …
  3. Idjah Hadidjah. …
  4. I Wayan Loceng, I Wayan Sarga, I Ketut Balik and I Ketut Sukayana. …
  5. STSI Denpasar. …
  6. STSI Ensemble. …
  7. Various Artists. …
  8. Various.

What are the elements of music of Indonesia?

The gamelan is the main element of traditional Indonesian music. The instruments in a gamelan are composed of sets of tuned bronze gongs, gong-chimes, metallophones, drums, one or more flute, bowed and plucked string instruments, and sometimes singers.

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