Traditional Malay Music covers various genres including Asli, Zapin, Inang, Dondang Sayang and Joget. These genres are performed with the gambus, violin, and accordion and in modern times with guitars and bass. Join the Malay Heritage Centre along the streets of Kampung Gelam and explore the various melodies and beats of these genres, and discover the different influences from the region that have made Traditional Malay Music a unique cultural icon in Singapore. This event is part of Explore Singapore! 2011, which will see an exciting array of activities at our museums and heritage attractions. Explore Singapore! 2011 takes place from 21 November till 4 December 2011.
Fri, 11 & 25 Nov 2011, 7.15pm-7.45 pm & 9pm-9.30pm
Sat, 12 & 26 Nov 2011, 4.30pm-5pm & 8.30pm-9pm
Added by quekvivian on November 21, 2011