bonang (Family of bronze gong-chime sets used in Javanese gamelan)

~ Percussion instrument

Description

Consisting of bossed bronze kettle-like gongs arranged in elaborately decorated wooden frames, these are hit with tabuh beaters.

Relationships

from:Java, Indonesia
part of:gamelan (Indonesian traditional ensemble)
subtypes:bonang barung (Medium pitched gong-chime set in Javanese gamelan)
bonang panembung (Lowest pitched gong-chime set in Javanese gamelan)
bonang panerus (Highest pitched gong-chime set in Javanese gamelan)
type of:metallophone (Arrangements of struck tuned metal bars.)
picture:https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:COLLECTIE_TROPENMUSEUM_Reeks_van_tien_kleine_gongs_naast_elkaar_hangend_in_een_frame_onderdeel_van_gamelan_Slendro_TMnr_500-19.jpg [info]
Wikidata:Q892076 [info]