majalah TEMPO on "Dalang Obama"
In March of 2012, Ki Purbo Asmoro and 10 members of his world-famous gamelan troupe Mayangkara, will be performing and conducting workshops at a number of universities around the USA:
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Oberlin College, Oberlin, Ohio
Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
The Asia Society, New York, NY
For a complete schedule, click on the link above.
Wayang "President Obama" designed and crafted by:
KI FATHUR GAMBLANG
Pondok Kacang, Ciledug, Jakarta
(photo above right by K. Emerson, 2009, Museum of International Folk
Art, Santa Fe, New Mexico, when Ki Purbo Asmoro performed at the
exhibition of the museum's newly-purchased wayang collection, formerly
belonging to him)