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A Traditional Balinese Dance

By Budi Susanto

SATBB choir
A Traditional Balinese Dance. Composed by Budi Susanto. Music of Asia & the Pacific Series. Recorded on ES.CD-07. Secular. Octavo. Published by Earthsongs (ES.S-207).

Item Number: ES.S-207

Text: Traditional Indonesian.

Language/Country: Bali/Indonesia. Combines traditional marcato and legato singing with sounds that imitate the traditional Balinese gamelan & monkey chant.

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  • 5

    Crystal Lake, IL
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  • 2011-02-18 00:00:00.0 Excellent Experience

    Coming from a student, this song was great fun to work on and perform. It was a fun break from the norm to sing a non-western piece of music. Overall, Janger was fun to sing and entertaining to watch.

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  • 5

    Matthew Johnsen
    Worcester, MA
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  • 2009-01-14 00:00:00.0 Creates a different world!

    This piece provides listeners with a completely different experience. In this arrangement of a Balinese folk song/dance, singers imitate gamelan instruments and invoke a scene of enormous contrasts. Lyrical sections are contrasted with heavily accented faster sections to create an unpredictable, but wholly entrancing sonic experience. Fun piece to...


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