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    Address: Jl. Gandapura III, no. 501X
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    Sponsors & Patrons

    Our semara pagulingan performance at the Bali Arts Festival on July 9th was a rave success, receiving accolades from professors and court music lovers from around the world.

    We would like to say a big ‘matur suksme‘ to all our sponsors for their support both financially and morally. Our dedicated sponsors were:

    XB Printing

    Warung Liku

    Taman Bhagawan

    PT Wijaya

    Oberoi Hotel

    Nusa Trans Cargo

    We were also greatly supported by our media partners: Warta BaliRadar Bali, Travel Jakarta Post, and Bali Update

    Naturally, we hope that all of you can continue to support us in the future!

    Our upcoming events are demonstrations and performances of rare selonding music, as well as new compositions by 6-year-old composer, Gede Semara Richard, at the upcoming International Conference and Festival on North Balinese Culture (August 1-4, 2013) as well as the Buleleng Festival (August 22-23, 2013). The aim of our missions to North Bali is to inspire the younger generation to become more interested in their rare or extinct archaic gamelan music traditions. If you are interested in participating as a sponsor or a volunteer, contact us now on +62 0361 464201, +62 (0)81999191104 or info(at)balimusicanddance.com

    Interested in supporting our ongoing documentation, reconstruction and study of rare and previously extinct Balinese performing art-forms?

    Since our reconstruction and documentation projects an research activities are ongoing, we need all the support we can get. Mekar Bhuana is based under the Selonding Bali Foundation so donations to this non-profit entity are tax exempt.

    You can either send us a donation to our PayPal account (info@balimusicanddance.com) by clicking:

    transfer to:

    Bank: Bank Mandiri (PERSERO) Tbk.
    Branch: Jalan Bypass, Sanur
    Account Number: 1450004652711
    Swiftcode: BMRIIDJA
    Account Name: Evie Suyadnyani Putu

    or via Western Union or MoneyGram.

    You can also Contact us for more information on sponsorship benefits. Another way to support us is by purchasing gamelan, dance and puppetry products from our online store: www.mekarbhuana.com

    Repeat Sponsors: Rowan and Suzanne Hatch, New Zealand

    Product Sponsors: XB Printing

    Media Partners:  Bali Advertiser


    Selonding Performances at the Bali Spirit Festival
    In late March, our family gamelan selonding troupe performed at Bali Spirit Festival as part of a VIP event at Arma Museum in Ubud.


    1999 – 2000 Preservation of three Pacung Village, Gianyar style gender wayang instrumental pieces. This music was taught to musicians outside of Pacung to encourage


    (Bahasa Indonesia) What is a Suling?
    Balinese suling have six holes, which are spaced fairly evenly. By covering the holes, the player can produce four- or five-tone modes taken from a


    Audio Publications
    After nine years of ongoing preservation project, practices and performances, Mekar Bhuana have finally released their first audio recording. A compilation of semara pagulingan and

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