DENPASAR, Bali (BPN) – Fusion Jazz musician from Batuan village, Gianyar, Bali I Wayan Balawan again to hold music tour to Europe at the end of May. There are four countries where Balawan will perform, namely Paris, Netherlands, Austria and Germany.
“I might visit more countries depending on the situation and condition in each country like I can choose one place or more to perform like in the Netherlands there will be two places,” he said on Wednesday, May 2.
According to Balawan who performed at the International Jazz Festival Uzbekistan with Batuan Ethnic Fusion on last April, the tour is the series of the International Gamelan Traditional Festival event that will take place in Germany, June 7-17, 2018.
Balawan, who has been in the music industry for 35 years, said that he will hold the tour with his band Batuan Ethnic Fusion, which consists of Ketut Tarmadi (bass), I Nyoman Suarsana (gamelan), I Wayan Yogi Eko Martika (gamelan), Ayu Kamaratih (vocal), Gede Raditya Yudhistira (keyboard) and Krishna Kanhaiya (drum).
“I don’t have any special preparation. I will also performing songs of each country that I will visit,” he ended.