Sunday, December 16, 2018 at 3 p.m. @ mHUB
Whether you're learning about gamelan for the first time or have enjoyed it for years, be a part of our community and bring your friends and family at CBG's first concert at mHUB! Celebrate winter by enjoying classic Balinese pieces like Gambang Suling, dances like Cendrawasih and more, and have an opportunity to try the instruments yourself! Free and open to all ages. Parking available and close to the Chicago Blue Line.
Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 6 p.m. @ State and Lake Street
Arts in the Dark Parade
Celebrate Balinese culture by experiencing CBG's performance in the dark on baleganjur, marching gamelan! The Arts in the Dark Parade features arts organizations from throughout Chicago. Featuring performers from Walkabout Theater and a ten-foot ogoh-ogoh monster sculpture lit up that will be marched with the gamelan down the streets! The parade runs along State Street, starting at Lake and ending at Van Buren.
Friday, May 11, 2018 at 8 p.m. @ Merit School of Music
CBG's First Annual spring Concert
CBG musicians and dancers performed a concert of traditional gamelan favorites as well as a beautiful arrangement of a traditional Balinese children's song arranged for full gamelan and choir by CBG artistic adviser I Ketut Gede Asnawa. Photo courtesy of Kathleen Ellis and Charles Waldman.