The Robert E. Brown Center for World Music offers community members the opportunity to learn and play traditional Balinese Gamelan music under the direction of I Ketut Gede Asnawa, a master
peformance at McKinley Foundation:
One of 8 bands
this is a test event 3 thats got bot from and to date
Welcome! The Center for World Music is a nonprofit organization whose purpose is to foster awareness and understanding of the world's performing arts traditions
through programs of performance, teaching, and cultural travel.
The U. of I.’s world music center, located on the fourth floor of the Levis Faculty
Center, was founded after the School of Music received a significant gift from the
estate of Robert E. Brown, the ethnomusicologist credited with coining the phrase
“world music.” The gift to the U. of I., announced in 2006, included Brown’s extensive
this is my first event
this is the final
Our friends at Spurlock Museum are launching their new Cultural Celebration Performance Series on January 22, 2017 with a concert by the Korean Percussion group, Gah Rank Mah Dahng (GRMD). This
Programs of the Robert E. Brown Center for World Music are dependent upon grants, gifts, and funds raised through concerts, performances and services. The Center was established at the University
March 26, 2017 - 1:00pm
Cultural Celebration Series: Samba Soul
The Cultural Celebration Series is a joyful,...
April 1, 2017 - 12:30pm - 4:00pm
A whole afternoon of performances! During WorldFest, the Museum celebrates the wonderful variety...
April 29, 2017 - 1:00pm
End of semester concert featuring Balinese Gamelan ensembles under the direction of I Ketut Gede...
May 9, 2017 - 7:00pm
The Tannahill Weavers are one of Scotland's premier traditional bands. Their diverse repertoire...