Orientalism and Contemporary Music, Bill Aves and John Schneider, Guitars and Gamelan on #neuguitars #blog

http://www.billalves.com/ http://www.billalves.com/GuitarsGamelanCD.html https://microfestrecords.com/ https://microfestrecords.com/guitars-and-gamelan/ https://johnschneider.la/ 1889. Universal Exhibition in Paris. In the shadow of the Eiffel Tower, built for the occasion, Ravel, Debussy and other musicians let themselves be captivated by popular European, Asian, African and Oceanic music. A historic event was the performance of the Javanese dancers, who performed on the Trocadéro esplanade and…