Cambridge Youth Gamelan - Summer Session 2019!

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Endicott World Music Room at MIT (next to the MIT Museum)

265 Massachusetts Avenue

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Explore the Balinese gamelan angklung
The Cambridge Youth Gamelan is excited to host a brand new week-long summer session for anyone interested in learning how to play traditional Balinese gamelan music on the gamelan angklung, a four-toned gamelan set. This is a great opportunity if you are looking to learn how to play a new instrument, or if you have been involved with the Cambridge Youth Gamelan during the year and would like to experience playing new music on a new set of instruments.

Open to students in Grades 2 - 11 regardless of prior musical experience. We are an inclusive learning community and we welcome beginners to our space on a regular basis!



Summer Session Schedule (June 24 - 28, 2019)
Monday, June 24 - 10am - 12:30pm
Tuesday, June 25 - 10am - 12:30pm
Wednesday, June 26 - 10am - 12:30pm
Thursday, June 27 - 10am - 12:30pm
Friday, June 28 - 10am - 1:00pm**

We will end our last class on Friday June 28 with a short program for families in our reheasral space.

Summer Session Costs
Registration for the summer session is $50.00 for the week ($10/class) and includes a water and snack per day provided by the program. LUNCH NOT INCLUDED. Financial aid scholarships are available for families upon request. Email us at cambridgeyouthgamelan@gmail.com for more information.




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All classes will meet in the Endicott World Music Room at MIT, which is located in Building N-52 to the right of the main entrance to the MIT Museum on 265 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA. Directions to our rehearsal space will be provided after you register.




Gamelan Anak Tika (Cambridge Youth Gamelan) aims to inspire, engage with, and educate youth about traditional Balinese gamelan music and dance. Our group is open to students in Grades 2 - 11. No prior musical experience necessary. Beginners are always welcome!

Supported by the Cambridge Arts Council and Mass Cultural Council
Gamelan Anak Tika (Cambridge Youth Gamelan) is grateful to the Cambridge Arts Council and Mass Cultural Council for their continued financial support in FY18.

Supported by Anonymous Donors and Members of the Cambridge Community
Gamelan Anak Tika (Cambridge Youth Gamelan) is grateful to the continued support members of the Cambridge community and anonymous donors who continue to support our mission.




FAQs

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
There is metered parking on Massachusetts Avenue, Front Street, Windsor Street, State Street, and Main Street. All metered parking is 2 hour parking until 8pm unless otherwise indicated and can be paid via the Passport Parking app or coins. Our advice is to start with coins and switch to the app as the app will only allow you to park for 2 hours within a single zone, at which point you will be forced to move your car to avoid a ticket.

You can take the Red Line to Central or Kendall Square and walk down to the MIT Museum. You can also take the following busses which will bring you to within a couple of blocks of the museum: 1, 64, 70, 70A, and CT1.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
You can email us at any time at cambridgeyouthgamelan@gmail.com

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