Performers: Ng. Purwapangrawit (bonang), R.Tg. Widadanagara (saron), Dm. Mulyana (saron), Soeyadi (saron), Ng. Sri Hartana (kêndhang), Saptan (kêndhang), Dm. Soeyatna (gong gêdhe)
Instruments: Gamelans Kyai Udan Asih ("Rain of Love", slendro) & Kyai Udan Arum ("Rain of Perfume", pelog)
Playing time: 66'
Recording date: June 1992 (Mangkunegaran, Solo)
This recording continues to be highly appealing. Apparently not intended to illustrate anything in particular about this music, it thus shows just how much depth of quality is present in the repertory. This might be the single item I turn to most often when in the mood for this sort of sound.
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