Performers: Musicians of Batur Temple (tracks 1-3); Musicians of Tampaksiring Temple (tracks 4-6)
Playing time: 68'
Recording date: September 1972 (Bali) by Jacques Brunet; released: 1987
The Batur musicians are playing an ancient gamelan made of iron, whereas the Tampaksiring musicians are playing a gamelan completed in 1927 and made of bronze.
Some tracks are excerpts, but the overall performance remains noteworthy.
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To Balinese music intro.T. M. McComb