www.gamelan.org.uk aims to be an information source for everyone interested in the Indonesian performing arts in the UK – newcomers as well as the existing community of enthusiasts. The site will cover not only the gamelan and its music, but also dance, shadow puppetry and other forms of drama.
The News and Events pages will carry information supplied by organisations and groups about their activities. This service will be free to users and advertisers.
In UK schools, the gamelan has become a popular way of addressing the 'world music' element of the national curriculum. The Education pages will provide an introduction to this use of the gamelan.
The home page indicates some of the other items planned, including extensive background information and links to further information sources.
The site content will be rolled out gradually. Meanwhile, please feel free to contact the webmaster, especially if