Rindik bamboo musics instrument
A dance called joged is very popular amusement dance performance in Bali especially among men, as beautiful joged dancers invited the audiences to step up to the stage or dance floor to join the rythmic music sound of the tingklik made of selected special species of Bamboo plantation. Lately this dance was by some people of north Bali or Buleleng down grade this art to have been made overshow on sex provocative only action with no art at all known at online video as joged buang. This action was a direct humiliation to the creator of this amusement dance.
The concept the dance is visualise the beauty of movements resulting by the personal interests among girl an boys. This nature of young people is simbolized with the dance with the back ground of bamboo music instruments. This instrument notes are based on sextatonic known as slendro structure with the symbols 1 2 3 5 6 1. This instrument is not always for the background of joged dance performance, but often played during certain occasion such as religious rituals or family events. In most of the hotels this instruments are presented at the loby of the hotel, with a pair or more continually palying various composisiton fit to slendro notes as welcome or to impress traditional ambiance of Bali.
In Bandung the capital ciry of West Java one also found this type of music but, the technique of playing is different, which is called Angklung Bambu Ujo, as the creator name is Mang Ujo. The shape of the notes are exactly the same as this tingklik bamboo Bali. Angklung Ujo unit is consist of 4 notes, and played with trembling the hand, while Rindik Bali is a percussion instrement with 12 notes. To learn playing a composition is quiet long as the hand must be familiar with two ways of playing, left as bas, right as melody and rivers.
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Among various tour packages and tour options in Bali there are some tours which can be said always on the publications and interest a large part of travellers to Bali. Kintamani mountain tour sits at the first number as the most popular sightseeing tour, second is Taman Ayun and Tanah Lot tour, third is Uluwatu temple tour.
- Kintamani tour bring combination of watching barong dance, beautiful temple architecture, beautiful natural views, dance, carving, accessories and painting see description
- Taman Ayun and Tanah Lot temples are two historical heritages from 17th, Taman Ayun palace temple which is always found near palaces of Balinese king starting 18th century see description
- Uluwatu temple located on steep drop cliff on the southernmost tip of Bali island. see description