Javanese Music & Dance, as part of the World Music & Dance Festival 2013
CalArts, The Wild Beast
MUSIC: Music and dance still play an important role in the Javanese way of life. Today Javanese music and dance continues to be studied not only in Java, but all over the world. The CalArts Javanese gamelan Kyai Doro Dasih (Venerable Dream Come True) presents classical court music and dance as well as modern Javanese music and dances. Directed by Djoko Walujo Wimboprasetyo, and Nanik Wenten, Dance Director, with special guest Javanese dancer/choreographer Baghawan Ciptoning.