balinese gamelan

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brianklein
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252649
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balinese gamelan
Updated:
2013-12-11 17:59:39
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game
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lan
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gamelan!
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  1. Tuning--produces the “shimmering quality”
    balinese gamelan
  2. Instruments are tuned in ___--one instrument is tuned slightly higher than its partner
    pairs
  3. Primarily uses ___ scales (seven-note scales with varying focus on five-note patterns)
    pelog
  4. tends to be the slower-moving, subtler kind, with rippling melodies and slowly changing textures.
    javanese gamelan
  5. as epitomised by the virtuosic Gong kebyar style, at least – is explosive and brightly coloured, erupting into brilliant rhythms one minute and subsiding into nothingness the next
    balinese gamelan

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