13GamelanBeleganjur - Music and Ritual Musicology 139...

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Music and Ritual Musicology 139
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Ritual § customary observance or practice § prescribed procedure for conducting religious ceremonies § stereotyped behavior
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Music and Ritual § Usually integral § Different music for different parts § Room for improvisation within ritual rules § May mediate between human and spiritual worlds § Performers take on significance § Instruments may be sacred
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Music and Ritual (continued) § May facilitate § Trance § Possession § Enlightenment § Spiritual connection § Sense of community
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Gamelan Beleganjur § “gamelan of walking warriors” § processional gamelan
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Beleganjur and war § Inspired warriors § Heralded impending battle § Directed towards men instead of spirits
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Instruments - Beleganjur § Timekeeping gongs § Kempli , gong ageng , kempur, bendé § Melody gongs § Ponggang § Elaborations § Reyong § Texture § Kendang and cengceng
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Interlocking principle § Rhythmic interlocking called kilitan telu § Rhythmic and melodic § hocketing § Symbol of communal interdependence in Bali
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This note was uploaded on 02/16/2012 for the course MUSICOL 139 taught by Professor Castro during the Fall '11 term at University of Michigan.

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