Bali Music and Dance: I Nyoman Wenten and Gamelan Burat Wangi — POSTPONED
7:30 p.m. on Fri, Jan 21, 2022
Mingei International Museum: Balboa Park
VIP, series packages and discounts for Mingei Museum members available.
NOTE: This event has been rescheduled from January 21 to Friday, May 20. More details here.
With a career spanning five decades, I Nyoman Wenten is one of Bali’s most versatile master musicians and dancers. Accompanied by his wife, choreographer and dancer Nanik Wenten, he will lead his group Gamelan Burat Wangi for a majestic evening of gong orchestra and dramatic dance.
The World Music Center proudly announces its inaugural series of six performances in 2022 at Mingei International Museum in Balboa Park. The series includes classical and folk music and dance traditions that introduce you to the sounds, aesthetics, and cultural significance of music from certain regions of the world.
Concerts in this series:
Friday February 18 at 7:30 p.m. – Ghanaian Gyil Master: SK Kakraba
Friday, March 18 at 7:30 p.m. – A Celebration of Afro-Cuban Music, Dance and Culture: Let Your Spirit Soar
Friday April 15 at 7:30 p.m. – Maqāmāt: the paths of beauty in Arabic music
Friday May 20 at 7:30 p.m. – Bali music and dance: I Nyoman Wenten and Gamelan Burat Wangi
Friday, June 17 @ 7:30 p.m. – Flamenco with La Chimi
Friday, July 8 @ 7:30 p.m. – Expressions of Joy: Korea Music and Dance Festival