Performing Indonesia

On Sunday October 6, Indonesian guest artists Danis Sugiyanto on violin and vocalist Endah Laras join the American keroncong band Rumput to demonstrate and discuss the traditional string band music of Indonesia and its connection to the arrival of Portuguese sailors and freed slaves to the archipelago in the sixteenth century. This performance is part of the series part “Performing Indonesia” and is presented in cooperation with the Embassy of Indonesia in Washington DC. For more information and ticket prices click here.