Archive for June 2015

Gong Gumbeng

Gong Gumbeng

Set of musical instruments gong gumbeng consists of 15 pieces angklung and one pieces gongs gumbeng. This instrument produces a tone pentatonic scales that uses five tones and barreled lendro. Art is staged at the ceremony to clean the village in the month Dzulqaidah based Hijri calendar, a female singer (tledek) will sing folk songs.

Damar Kurung

Damar Kurung

Damar Kurung are the original traditional art of Gresik. Damar Kurung are lanterns of paper with bamboo frame hand-side is filled with paintings that tell about everyday life. Damar Kurung tells of daily life that is not difficult to understand, there is an atmosphere of households, markets, roads, mosques, and the beach. But that makes it unique from other art works is a story in damar kurung is...

Buding

Buding

Weapons (tool) serves as a tool to help with daily activities of the tribe Using in Banyuwangi and to protect themselves from various threats. This weapon is equipped with a protective sheath.

Mbojo Woven Cloth

Mbojo Woven Cloth

Mbojo woven cloth has been identified long ago as woven Bima Kingdom, which is one of the famous Islamic kingdom in the eastern part of the archipelago. Therefore, the existence of these cloth can not be separated from the historical development of Islam at that time. Because of the peculiarities and uniqueness, Mbojo woven cloth become an important commodity that is bought and sol...

Bonang

Bonang

Bonang is a musical instrument used in Javanese gamelan. bonang also a leading melody instrument Degung Sundanese gamelan. It is a collection of small gongs (sometimes called kettles or pots) placed horizontally into the string in a wooden frame (smart), either one or two rows wide. Bonang can be made of bronze, welded and cold-hammered iron, or a combination of metals. Bonang is similar to reong...