PLAY ANGKLUNG TOGETHER
ANGKLUNG ORCHESTRA UDJO
Saung Angklung Udjo (SAU) is one-stop cultural workshop, consisting of: performance venue, bamboo handicraft centre, and bamboo instrument workshop. Apart from that, SAU has an honourable function as an educational laboratory and training centre to preserve the Sundanese culture – Angklung in particular. It was established in 1966 by Udjo Ngalagena and his beloved wife Uum Sumiati, with a strong purpose and dedication to conserve and preserve Sundanese traditional art and culture.
Located in eastern Bandung, SAU is a perfect tranquillity for enjoying fresh-breeze-air and beautiful bamboo domination, from the bamboo crafts and interiors to the sound of musical instruments. SAU illustrates nature and culture in harmony; it is no wonder why SAU becomes a noticeable destination where people can experience Sundanese culture as a part of world heritage.
The show is packed with several spectacular short–performances, contains : Wayang Golek demonstration, Helaran procession, Traditional Dances and Angklung for beginner, Angklung orchestra, Angklung interactive to Arumba. At the end of the show, the visitors are asked to join the performing children to dance together. Adding to the show is enclosed with a massive Sundanese atmosphere.