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Author Downing, Sonja Lynn,
Title Gamelan girls : gender, childhood, and politics in Balinese music ensembles / Sonja Lynn Downing.
Imprint Urbana : University of Illinois Press, [2019]

Author Downing, Sonja Lynn,
Series New perspectives on gender in music.
New perspectives on gender in music.
Subject Music -- Social aspects -- Indonesia -- Bali Island.
Gamelan -- Instruction and study -- Social aspects -- Indonesia -- Bali Island.
Child musicians -- Indonesia -- Bali Island.
Women musicians -- Indonesia -- Bali Island.
Description 1 online resource (xii, 234 pages).
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on December 03, 2019).
Contents Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Note on Spellings and Acronyms; Introduction. Girls Playing Loud: The Significance of Girls' Gamelans in Bali; 1 Clubs of Small Women: Organizations and Institutions that Support Female Musicians; 2 Support and Satisfaction: Sanggar and Their Advantages; 3 Arjuna's Angels: The Cultural Politics of Balinese Identity, Music, and Gender; 4 Gamelan vs. Cell Phones: The Cultural Politics of Children, Music, and Globalization; 5 Leading Girls in Gamelan: Embodiment and Agency in Practice and Performance
6 Playing in the Dark: Old Memories and Current ChallengesConclusion: Mulo Keweh Megambel (Indeed, Playing Gamelan Is Difficult); Notes; Glossary; References; Index; Back cover
ISBN 9780252051579 (electronic book)
0252051572 (electronic book)
9780252042713 (hardcover alkaline paper)
OCLC # 1089270179
Additional Format Print version: Downing, Sonja Lynn. Gamelan girls. Urbana : University of Illinois Press, [2019] 9780252042713 (DLC) 2019008113.

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