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Go: Organic Orchestra embodies music for the mind, body, spirit

The Go: Organic Orchestra finds itself comprised of an eclectic group of individuals including students, members of the community, and professional musicians. Here, they are rehearsing at the Krannert Center for Performing Arts on Wednesday, January 28, 2015.
January 29, 2015

The Krannert Center for the Performing Arts will host a night full of music that reveals an assortment of colors, textures, images and storytelling. The concert will be led by composer and percussionist...

University professor teaches community exotic music style

I Ketut Gede Asnawa, professor in the School of Music, leads a gamelan ensemble Feb. 3 in the Music Building. The ensemble meets every Monday and welcomes community members to participate.
February 10, 2014

Tucked away in the basement of the Music Building, surrounded by floor-to-ceiling wooden lockers and covered with oriental rugs, is room 1188. Inside this Aladdin-esque room is a treasure trove of percussive,...

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