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Music of Indonesia, Vol. 1 and Vol. 2

Various Artists
Music of Indonesia, Vol. 1 and Vol. 2

This 1961 release contains a selection of field recordings of traditional music from the islands of Sulawesi, Ambon, Bali, Java, and Sumatra in the archipelago nation of Indonesia. Included in this two-volume recording are examples of the gamelan court music of Bali and Java, as well as other varieties of folk and classical music found on those islands. Liner notes include brief information on Indonesia and the recordings with copious photographs.

Track Listing

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Celebes - Gandrung Bulo (Bamboo Drums) n/a 2:05
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102
Celebes - Gandrung Bulo n/a 2:37
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103
Celebes - Sinrili: Epic Ballad n/a 2:24
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104
Ambon - Tjakalele: War Dance n/a 3:12
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105
Bali - Ketchak (Monkey) Dance n/a 5:43
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106
Bali - Ketchak Dance n/a 1:19
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107
Java - Perdjuritan (Soldiers Dance): Pre-Dance Trance Music n/a 5:37
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201
West Java (Sundanese) - Paron / Kulu Kulu Gantjang Eppen Soetardie 7:01
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202
West Java (Sundanese) - Mamaos Mang Eppen 5:58
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203
West Java (Sundanese) - Water Music Eppen Soetardie 4:21
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301
Sumatra - Gondang Mula Mula: Ceremonial Music n/a 4:33
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302
Sumatra - Andung Andung: Work Music n/a 4:59
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303
Sumatra - Hasa Hatan: Benediction Music n/a 4:26
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304
Ambon - Menari Sawat: Moslem Dance n/a 3:46
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305
Bali - Pubradaya: Sitting Dance n/a 3:48
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401
Bali - Barong Dance, Overture (Preren): Opening Music before Performance n/a 3:54
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402
Bali - Barong Dance, Continued (Omang): Barong Enters n/a 3:52
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403
Bali - Barong Dance, Continued (Castel) n/a 3:05
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404
Bali - Barong Dance, Ending (Sadewa): Prince Bound to the Tree n/a 2:44
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405
Bali - Cremation Music (1) n/a 2:15
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Bali - Cremation Music (2) n/a 3:03

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