The Javanese Gamelan Workshop on the Coffee Morning event of Diplomatic Women's Club

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

?The Indonesian Embassy in Stockholm and the Diplomatic Women's Club organized a Gamelan performances and workshop in conjunction with the coffee morning event of the Diplomatic Women’s Club of Stockholm. The event took place at Wisma Duta, Lidingö and its theme is ”Morning Coffee with Java Aromatic Coffee and the Harmony of its Traditional Music".

The event led by Mrs. Hanna Sastrawan, the spouse of Ambassador of Indonesia to the Kingdom of Sweden, followed by Gamelan performances played by Indonesian Diaspora in Stockholm who are member of the Indonesian Diaspora Gamelan in Stockholm named 'Riris Genta Raras', featuring a composition of Yen ing tawang ana lintang and Ayun-ayun tanjung gunung.

During the gamelan’s workshop the members of DWC had the opportunity to try how to play the Gamelan led by Mr. Sutendri Yusuf. The participants played the gamelan with enthusiasms and some of them asked for a similar event to be held again.

The participant have enjoyed the Javanese coffee and Indonesian traditional cakes.?