Young Balinese dancer & gamelan musician from Peliatan

Nick Name : Ade Kamandanu
Birth : 1989
Address : Br. Kalah, Desa Peliatan, Ubud, Gianyar, Bali
Profession / Occupation: Dancer & Gamelan Musician / College Student of Institut Seni Indonesia (ISI = Indonesian Art Institute) Denpasar
Hobbies : Dancing & Playing Gamelan
Dance Teachers : Wayan Tutur (Kak Tutur), I Wayan Cerita, I Wayan Jaya Merta
Gamelan Teachers
(drumming technique) :
Bpk. Pasek Taman, Kak Rena, Rai Wawang, Yan Ki Palak
Experiences on Dancing and Playing Gamelan:
  • since year 2000, joined as a member of group Genta Bhuana Sari Peliatan, as a Baris dancer
  • in 2003, with the ARMA group performed on World Children Festival, in 12 cities in Holland.
  • in 2006, as a member of representatives on Indonesia’s Art Mission Trip to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, by PHRI Gianyar (Indonesian Association of Hotels & Restaurants) with Mr. Tjok Oka Artha Ardana Sukawati as the leader.
  • in 2008, got special invitation from the committee of “ International Festival of Contemporary Dance” by Pina Baush, Artistic Director, to perform the Kebyar Duduk dance, at Dusseldorf Drama Theater, Germany
  • in 2009, with gamelan group Genta Bhuana Sari Peliatan, danced the Baris on Dinner Show of Kinarya GSP (Guruh Sukarno Putra), on Jakarta Fair Hall, Kemayoran, Jakarta
  • in 2010, as a student and member of group representative of ISI Denpasar, performed on Global Voices of Percussion, Denmark.
Special Motivation on Arts: Keep studying and practicing Balinese Dance and Gamelan as well as actively participating in social efforts of preserving and developing the Dances of Bali.
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