kempli (Singular metal timekeeping gong-chime used in Balinese gamelan)

~ Percussion instrument


Singular bronze gong-chime kettle set on a decorated jackfruit-wood box stand. Used as time or tempo keeper, it is struck on the boss with panggul beater, which provides reference point in the pokok.


from:Bali, Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia
used in:gamelan gong kebyar
type of:gong-chime (Arrangement of kettle shaped gongs)
part of:Balinese gamelan (Indonesian traditional ensemble)
Wikidata:Q69388262 [info]