Javanese Puppet Play

Friday, December 2, 2016 at 7:00pm
World Music Hall


University Professor of Music and puppet master Sumarsam and the Wesleyan Gamelan Ensemble under the direction of I.M. Harjito, with guest musicians, will present a Javanese wayang puppet play with intricately carved leather puppets, accompanied by the gamelan, an ensemble of tuned gongs, metallophones, two-stringed fiddle, xylophone, flute, and vocalists.