Archive for June, 2012

Center Stage & Nan Jombang

June 28, 2012 | News | Comments Off on Center Stage & Nan Jombang

Center Stage, an unprecedented program in international cultural arts run by the US Department of State, is bringing cultural dance and music groups from around the world to tour the US in 2012.  Among the groups is Nan Jombang, a modern dance group from Padang, West Sumatra, which incorporates tra [...]

Young People’s Chorus of NYC FREE Concert

June 22, 2012 | News | Comments Off on Young People’s Chorus of NYC FREE Concert

The Young People’s Chorus of New York City is hosting a free concert to introduce it’s new series, TRANSMUSICA, created to encompass cross-cultural and transformative musical ideas. Featured will be the award-winning Manado State University Choir, an a cappella choir from North Sulawesi, [...]

Manado State University Choir Lights Up Sprague Hall

June 20, 2012 | News | Comments Off on Manado State University Choir Lights Up Sprague Hall

Wednesday evening June 20, the Manado State University Choir (MSUC) from North Sulawesi, Indonesia, delighted an audience packing Sprague Hall to capacity, treating them to a feast of sights and sounds from around the world.  Attendees of the Yale International Choral Festival as well as members o [...]

Summer Programs

June 18, 2012 | News | Comments Off on Summer Programs

Here below we provide a compilation of many of the cultural and educational Summer Camp and programs opportunities for children of all ages.  The listing here focuses mainly on Greater New Haven, providing short descriptions and links out for more information. Introductory Children’s Classes [...]

Gamelan Dharma Swara at the Princeton Festival

June 9, 2012 | News | Comments Off on Gamelan Dharma Swara at the Princeton Festival

Join the Gamelan Dharma Swara during the 2012 season Princeton University’s annual celebration of music and the arts, the Princeton Festival. The events on Saturday, June 16, 2012, feature both a free workshop and concert by the premiere Balinese Gamelan based out of the Consulate General of t [...]

Selected Pages Sneak Peak: ISFA 2012 Portfolio

June 7, 2012 | Events Archive | Comments Off on Selected Pages Sneak Peak: ISFA 2012 Portfolio

Bapak Waleed and the International Silat Federation of America and Indonesia regularly gather and publish records of our events and documentation of other Indonesian Cultural events around the region.  For a more complete view, please contact us. [...]

Retreat with Bapak Waleed, Saturday June 9

June 1, 2012 | News | Comments Off on Retreat with Bapak Waleed, Saturday June 9

Come join the ISF in training with Bapak Waleed in a two-part retreat on Saturday, June 9, with both indoor and outdoor components and training at East Rock Park.  For more information or to register in advance and reserve your spot, please contact us. [...]

 

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We are the local New Haven, CT branch of the International Silat Federation of America and Indonesia, dedicated to sharing the traditional arts, culture, music, theater, and natural wellness methods of the Minangkabau community of West Sumatra, Indonesia.