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New year Issue 117: The Monkey Dance

  I was lucky enough to watch a performance of this dance on one warm,¬†moonlight night on the island of Bali back in about 1975. The men form a circle, three, or more deep, and the dancers perform in the … Continue reading

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Issue 28: Poulenc Concerto for Two Pianos and Orchestra

Someone mentioned that they had only just come across this work. I am including it in the Music Jungle as it brings back many memories of when I lived in Indonesia as a teenager, at least in the school holidays. … Continue reading

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