Archive for June, 2013

International Festival of Arts & Ideas: Videos

June 29, 2013 | Events Archive, News | Comments Off on International Festival of Arts & Ideas: Videos

Coverage: Event Mainpage | Article & Additional Pictures | Videos Bapak Waleed & ISF Ensemble: Silat Tuo & Silat Minang Click the image above or link below to watch video clips from the International Festival of Arts & Ideas performance from Friday, June 21, 2013, on the Mainstage of [...]

International Festival of Arts & Ideas: Article & Additional Pictures

June 25, 2013 | Events Archive | Comments Off on International Festival of Arts & Ideas: Article & Additional Pictures

Coverage: Event Mainpage | Article & Additional Pictures | Videos Please also read the Event Recap Mainpage for more information and a full list of acknowledgments. Friday, June 21, 2013 Enlarge Picture Collage Photos courtesy of Dreamscape Studio Photography The sounds of traditional Gamelan [...]

Event Recap: International Festival of Arts & Ideas

June 22, 2013 | Events Archive, News | Comments Off on Event Recap: International Festival of Arts & Ideas

Friday, June 21, 2013 | New Haven, CT Coverage: Event Mainpage | Article & Additional Pictures | Videos Bapak Waleed leads the International Silat Federation of Indonesia and America in a collaborative performance with the Consulate General Of the Republic of Indonesia, New York, featuring vibra [...]

June 21: ISFI/A at the International Festival of Arts & Ideas

June 2, 2013 | News | Comments Off on June 21: ISFI/A at the International Festival of Arts & Ideas

Initial post May 26, 2013               Friday, June 21, 2013: 12 noon performance on the New Haven Green     Get Involved!  Join us on Friday, June 21, 2013, for a special performance by Bapak Waleed and collaborating groups during the Noon to Night Se [...]

Silat Tradisional at East Rock Park

June 2, 2013 | Events Archive | Comments Off on Silat Tradisional at East Rock Park

Saturday, June 1st, 2013, East Rock Park, New Haven, CT Fresh from an extended tour of teaching and training in Indonesia, Bapak Waleed returned to our neck of the woods this week and offered a class in traditional Silat of Silat Minang and Silat Tuo. During his recent trip to Indonesia, Bapak Walee [...]

From the Archives: Pekan Budaya 2008

June 1, 2013 | Events Archive | Comments Off on From the Archives: Pekan Budaya 2008

In July 2008, Bapak Waleed was invited up on stage with the Elders and community leaders of West Sumatra, Indonesia, to watch the opening festivities of “Pekan Budaya Sumatera Barat 2008”.  Held in the Taman Budaya (Cultural Park) of the capital city, Padang, the “West Sumatra Cul [...]

 

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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.