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Genggong, an almost extinct traditional music

Balinese traditional musical art, genggong or jaw harp, being at the verge of extinction, ultimately re-emerged to entertain Balinese spectators through the show by the Yoh Bongsri Jaw Harp Troupe from Pengotan village, Bangli. The jaw harp musical instrument made from palm frond or bamboo grew around the 1950s. This kind of traditional music came […]