Department of Music welcomes Indonesian Ambassador

Posted on 20 November 2017

Dr Rizal Sukma enjoys performance from the Gamelan Sekar Petak, led by Dr Neil Sorrell.

On Tuesday 14 November, the Department of Music welcomed the Indonesian Ambassador, Dr Rizal Sukma.

Dr Sukma paid a visit to the Music Department to enjoy a performance from the Gamelan Sekar Petak, led by Dr Neil Sorrell. This comes after Dr Sorrell received an award from the Indonesian Government in recognition of his work promoting the Gamelan in the UK presented by Dr Sukma and Director General of Culture, Hilmar Farid, on Sunday 10 September during the 2017 International Gamelan Festival in London.