Proceedings of the International Conference on Arts and Design Education (ICADE 2018)

The Technique of Playing Sundanese Gamelan Made from a Black Bamboo Resonance

Authors
Engkur Kurdita, Agus Supriyatna, Dody Mohamad Kholid, Farid Abdullah
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Engkur Kurdita
Available Online February 2019.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/icade-18.2019.12How to use a DOI?
Keywords
play technique; sundanese gamelan prototype; black bamboo resonance
Abstract
Sundanese gamelan is an Indonesia’s pentatonic musical instruments. Sundanese gamelan with black bamboo resonance have different shapes and sizes with conventional Sundanese gamelan in general. Therefore, the characteristics of Sundanese gamelan prototype with black bamboo resonance have an effect on different way of beating in producing tone sound. The purpose of this article is to discuss how to beat the Sunda gamelan prototype with black bamboo resonance in West Java. This qualitative research with descriptive method of analysis sourced data through; observation, interview, documentation and literature review. As for understanding techniques of drumming Sunda gamelan with black bamboo resonance, include: (a) Instruments and characteristics of Sunda gamelan prototype; (b) Sundanese gamelan prototype tone; (c) The use and placement of the fingers in the prototype of the Sundanese gamelan; (d) Memorize the orchestra or song according to the barrel of Sundanese gamelan. Validation of research done by triangulation. The research findings are a technique of drumming Sunda gamelan with black bamboo resonance to help understand the art of music with the limitations of conventional Sundanese gamelan media.
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Volume Title
Proceedings of the International Conference on Arts and Design Education (ICADE 2018)
Series
Advances in Social Science, Education and Humanities Research
Publication Date
February 2019
ISBN
978-94-6252-671-6
ISSN
2352-5398
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/icade-18.2019.12How to use a DOI?
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This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license.

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