April 18, 2015
April 4, 2015
December 13, 2014
Gamelan Galak Tika performs traditional Balinese music and new works.
February 12, 2014
Saturday, November 9, 2013, 8 pm
Saturday, May 11, 2013 8 pm
Radius Ensemble performs Christine Southworth's JAMU with members of Galak Tika as part of Alchemy concert.
Gamelan Galak Tika performs Evan Ziporyn's Amok! and a new work by Dewa Ketut Alit, with special guests Shoko Yamamuro dancing, Blake Newman on bass, and our own Nick Joliat on keyboards.
Friday, April 5,2013 7:30 pm
MIT CAST Marathon featuring new works for Gamelan Galak Tika and Gamelan Elektrika, plus an army of dazzling artists, including prepared piano virtuoso Hauschka, vocalist and live-electronic diva Pamela Z, and MIT's own Senegalese drum troupe RAMBAX. Tickets available at Eventbrite $20 general, $10 students, FREE to MIT Community
Sunday, March 24,2013 3 pm
Gamelan Galak Tika premieres new work by Dewa Ketut Alit plus Evan Ziporyn's Amok! and Tire Fire with special guests Joel Roston and Charles Whalen on guitar, Blake Newman on bass, and our own Nick Joliat on keyboards. Mebarung with the Bates Gamelan directed by Pete Steele.
Sunday, November 18, 2012, 3 pm
Galak Tika kicks of 20th season honoring our founder and artistic director Evan Ziporyn, performing his rock gamelan electro-acoustic classics Tire Fire and Amok!. FREE
Friday, November 2, 2012
Christine Southworth and Evan Ziporyn perform traditional Balinese Gender Wayang at the Fleming Museum of Art in Burlington, VT.
Saturday, April 28, 2012 7 pm
Friday, April 20, 2012, 7:30 pm,Cochran Chapel, PHILIPS ACADEMY, Andover, MA
Friday, April 13, 2012, 8 pm, Kresge Auditorium, MIT, Cambridge, MA
Thursday, April 5, 2012, Music on the Merrimack: Global Echos, Durgin Concert Hall, UMass Lowell
December 15, 2011, 7:30 pm
Legendary composer Terry Riley – the father of minimalism – makes a rare Boston-area appearance at MIT’s Kresge Auditorium on Thursday, December 15, 7:30 pm, in performance with Boston’s own Gamelan Galak Tika. This first-time collaboration - melding world music, jazz, electronics, and the experimental – climaxes with the world premiere of Riley’s amazing new work, White Space Conflict, for gamelan, guitar, keyboard, saxophone, electronics and voice. The program also includes Riley performing new solo works for piano and pipe organ, and Galak Tika performing traditional Balinese music. Also featured is virtuoso guitarist Gyan Riley, and Bang on a Can All-star Evan Ziporyn on clarinet and saxophone.
April 15, 2011
Friday, August 13, 2010 7:30 pm
Friday, January 8, 2010 7:30 pm
Friday, March 5, 2010 8 pm
SUNDAY, APRIL 19, 2009
November, 22, 2008, MIT / Broad Institute Auditorium, Cambridge Center, Cambridge, MA
October 30, 2008, Berklee School of Music, Boston, MA
October 18, 2008, EMPAC, Troy, NY
Sunday, June 15, 2008, With Ensemble Robot @ International Festival of Arts and Ideas, New Haven, CT
Saturday, April 26, 2008, MIT / Broad Institute Auditorium, Cambridge Center, Cambridge, MA
Saturday, April 5, 2008,Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY
Saturday, March 29, 2008, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC
Monday, February 11, 2008, Roger Williams University
December 9, 2007, MIT / Broad Institute Auditorium
December 7, 2007, Bates College, Lewiston, ME
November 18, 2007, Williams College, Williamstown, MA
September 30, 2007, MIT Museum, Cambridge, MA
April 16-22, 2007, Philadelphia, PA
February 24th, 2007, Keene State College, Keene, NH
January 7, 2007, Peabody Essex Museum, Salem MA
December 12, 2006, Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
November 5, 2006 Kresge Auditorium, MIT, Cambridge, MA
October 19, 2006 Cambridge Multicultural Arts Center, Cambridge, MA
June 4, 2006 Bang on a Can Marathon, Financial Center, New York City, NY
May 21, 2006 Copley Square, Boston, MA
April 23, 2006 Kresge Auditorium, MIT, Cambridge, MA
March 12, 2006 Wellesley College, Wellesley, MA
March 18, 2006 Rockport Music Festival, Rockport, MA
January 25, 2006 Museum of Science, Cahner’s Theater, Boston, MA
June 19 – July 4, 2005 Bali Tour, Bali, Indonesia
May 19, 2005 Kresge Auditorium, MIT
May 6, 2005 Killian Court, MIT
March 20, 2005 Northeastern University, Boston, MA
PERMIAS Benefit, featuring new and traditional works
December 31, 2004 First Night, Boston, MA
Performance as part of Boston’s New Year’s Eve celebration
November 13, 2004 Zankel Hall, Carnegie Hall, NY
November 11, 2004 Kresge Auditorium, MIT
Zankel Hall preview
May 14, 2004 Kresge Auditorium, MIT
World Premiere of Evan Ziporyn’s composition “Aradhana” for Chinese Pipa’st Wu Man and gamelan.
April 4, 2004 Bates College, ME
Traditional and new works.
March 28, 2004 Concord Academy, Concord, MA
Short performance and lecture/demonstration at Concord Academy high school
November 23, 2003 Holy Cross Gamelan Conference, Worcester, MA
Featuring new work by Desak Made Suarti Laksmi, Simbar Manjangan, as well as Kebyar Kebyar by Evan Ziporyn and Semara Wisaya by Dewa Ketut Alit.
November 16, 2003 Kresge Auditorium, MIT
World Premiere of new work by Desak Made Suarti Laksmi, Simbar Manjangan, for gamelan and Senegalese drumming ensemble.
June 7, 2003 Killian Hall, MIT
Gender Club performance of traditional wayang with I Wayan Wija, dalang.
May 31, 2003 Kresge Auditorium, MIT
2 World Premieres! The Bait of the Spirit by Sean Mannion and Semara Wisaya by Dewa Ketut Alit, choreographed by I Nyoman Catra and danced by Desak Made Suarti Laskmi and Cynthia Laksawana.
March 12, 2003 Jordan Hall, New England Conservatory
World Premiere of Evan Ziporyn’s composition “Ngaben” for gamelan and orchestra
November 17, 2002 Kresge Auditorium, MIT
I Nyoman Catra and Desak Made Suarti Laksmi, guest artists. Concert of balinese music and dance featuring a suite of masked dances or “Topengs” danced by I Nyoman Catra. Benefit for the Bali Relief Fund (for the victims of th e Sari Club bombing in Kuta, Bali.)
July 10, 2002 University Park, Cambridge, MA
Free outdoor concert sponsored by the Cambridge Arts Council and Forest City Enterprises.
April 20, 2002 Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT
New England Gamelan Weekend, featuring new works by group members (see below).
April 19, 2002 Kresge Auditorium, MIT
Program of five new works by group members Evan Ziporyn, Joshua Penman, Christine Southworth, Danielle Smith, and Dan Schmidt.
December 7, 2001 Kresge, MIT
Traditional music with Baleganjur (marching music).
December, 2001 Tufts University, Somerville, MA
Traditional Balinese music.
October 6, 2001 MIT Kresge Oval (outdoors) MIT HASS 50th Anniversary Celebration
April 21, 2001 Kresge Auditorium, MIT
I Nyoman Catra and Desak Made Suarti Laksmi, guest artists
Presentation of the dance "The Marriage" in collaboration with the Nicola Hawkins Dance Company.
April 14, 2001 Harvard Group for New Music, Paine Hall, Harvard University
Performance of "Aneh Tapi Nyata" by Evan Ziporyn
April 8, 2001 Music at Colby, Colby College, ME
Concert presenting traditional Balinese music and dance.
December 10, 2000 Bang on a Can Millennium Marathon, Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn, NY
Performance of "Aneh Tapi Nyata" by Evan Ziporyn and "A Dangerous Thing" by Dan Schmidt MIT '91.
December 8, 2000 Cambridge Multicultural Arts Center, Cambridge, MA
Premiere of the dance "The Marriage" with Nicola Hawkins Dance Company, choreographed to "Aneh Tapi Nyata" by Evan Ziporyn.
April 21, 2000 Kresge Auditorium, MIT
I Nyoman Catra and Ketut Suryatini, guest artists.
April 15, 2000 Masters in the Museum, Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, NY
Ketut Suryatini, guest artist, world premiere of "A Dangerous Thing" by Dan Schmidt '91
December 10, 1999 Kresge Auditorium, MIT
Gusti Ngurah Ketut Artawan, guest artist
May 14, 1999 Kresge Auditorium, MIT
Robert Black, guest artist; featuring "Amok" by Evan Ziporyn.
March 7, 1999 World Music series, Williams College, Williamstown, MA
December 7,1998 New England Conservatory, Boston, MA
November 8, 1998 Kresge Auditorium, MIT
Featuring "Kecak Re-Vued", an American re-interpretation of the kecak monkey chant; choreographed by MIT Theater Arts Faculty Thomas DeFranz.
July 26, 1998 Decordova Museum, Lincoln, MA
May 29, 1998 Outreach performance-workshops at Lawrence High School, Long Island, NY
May 8, 1998 Kresge Auditorium, MIT
April 13, 1998 New England Conservatory, Boston, MA
February 13, 1998 Blackman Auditorium, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Sponsored by the Indonesian Student Association at Northeastern University.
January 31, 1998 Kripalu Yoga Institute, Lenox, MA
November 15, 1997 Kresge Auditorium, MIT
Joint concert with the Boston Village Gamelan
May 10, 1997 Kresge Auditorium
Basso Bongo, guest artists, featuring world premiere of "Amok" by Evan Ziporyn.
May 4, 1997 Bang on A Can World Music Day, World Financial Center, New York City, NY
Performance of traditional Balinese repertoire and compositions by Evan Ziporyn.
March 2, 1997 Kresge Auditorium
I Nyoman Cerita, guest artist / guest dancer, family concert featuring "kecak-a-long".
November 16, 1996 Kresge Auditorium, MIT
I Nyoman Cerita, guest artist / guest dancer.
April 27 & May 4, 1996 Cambridge Multicultural Arts Center, Cambridge, MA
An Asian Tempest, conceived by I Nyoman Catra, Desak Made Suarti Laksmi, and Ron Jenkins
April 30, 1996 Brown University, Providence, RI
Joint concert with the Brown University Gamelan Angklung.
April 24, 1996 Kresge Auditorium, MIT
April 19, 1996 Yale University, New Haven, CT
Joint concert with Gamelan Jaga Anyar.
March 1996 Incidental music to the performances of "The Tempest", MIT
Collaboration with the MIT Shakespeare Ensemble.
December 31, 1995 First Night, Boston, MA
December 11, 1995, Brown University Grant Recital Hall, Providence, RI
Topeng, danced by I Nyoman Catra and Desak Made Suarti Laksmi, with Brown University Gamelan Angklung
September 29, 1995 Kresge Auditorium, MIT
May 21, 1995 Bang on a Can Marathon, Alice Tully Hall, New York City, NY
Performance of "Tire Fire" by Evan Ziporyn.
May 14, 1995 - outside on the Kresge Oval
April 21, 1994 – MIT Student Center (La Sala)
with Sekar Jaya premiering Tire Fire
April 1, 1994 - Dartmouth College, for Planet Gamelan
March 30, 1994 - Wellesley College
February 20, 1994 - Clark University
February 14, 1994 - Emerson Majestic, as part of an Emerson production "Monkeys, Goddesses and Masks"
December 9, 1993 - MIT Killian Hall
October 28, 1993 - Council for the Arts 21st annual meeting