Pesta Rentak Selangor aka Beats of Selangor Festival 2019

Yeahโ€ผ๏ธ Continue with the annual Rentak Selangor aka Beats of Selangorย 2019, SiennyLovesDrawing ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป would like to sharing about her recent participation โœ… to the Pesta Rentak Selangor aka Beats of Selangor Festival 2019 ๐Ÿ˜ƒ๐Ÿ˜

Read more about her participation to recent Beats of Selangor 2019 via ๐ŸŒ https://siennylovesdrawing.wordpress.com/2019/11/05/rentak-selangor-aka-beats-of-selangor-2019/

This festival ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽŠ was hosted at the Morib Square ๐Ÿ–๐Ÿ๐ŸŒŠ of Selangor, West Malaysia ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ from 22 Nov to 24 Nov 2019 ๐Ÿ—“

Yeah!! All enjoyed this festival together gather ๐Ÿ‘‹๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘ญ๐Ÿ‘ฌ๐Ÿ‘ซ๐Ÿ‘‹๐Ÿป

Date ๐Ÿ—“: 22 Nov to 24 Nov 2019
Time ๐Ÿ•Ÿ: 4.30 pm toโ€Šโ€”โ€Š11pm
Venue ๐Ÿ“: Morib Square & Beach side ๐Ÿ–๐Ÿ๐ŸŒŠ Yesโœ…, the Pantai Morib, Selangor, West Malaysia ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ

A variety of traditional music ๐ŸŽต๐ŸŽถ instruments & dances being performed i.e. Kompang Jawa, Gordang Sambilan, Tor Tor Dance, Kuda Kepang etc. during this festival ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽŠ

Freeย ๐Ÿ†“ย admission to all ๐Ÿ‘ซ๐Ÿ‘ญ๐Ÿ‘ฌ yaย ๐Ÿ˜ƒ๐Ÿ˜

Kompang Jawa

It’s 1๏ธโƒฃ of the traditional Javanese music ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉ ๐ŸŽต ๐ŸŽถ There is a difference between this kompang with other kompang i.e. the instruments & songs based on the “Book ๐Ÿ“– of Barzanji”. The origin of this kompang from the era of Wali Sembilan on Java Island ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉ which wasย 1๏ธโƒฃ of the ways to preach to attract the interest of the local community ๐Ÿ‘ญ๐Ÿ‘ฌ๐Ÿ‘ซ in the development of Islam โ˜ช๏ธ

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It has been brought by the traders from the Java Islands ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉ to the Selangor state of Malaysia ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ since early 1900 & then it continues to be played in the mosques ๐Ÿ•Œ๐Ÿ•Œas well as various ceremonies e.g. Khatam, wedding, parties, celebrations, festivals etc. ๐Ÿ˜€

Gordang Sembilan

It’s a branch of music ๐ŸŽต ๐ŸŽถ that was born & being popular in the Selangor state, Malaysia ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ Normally it’s played by ๐Ÿ”Ÿpax & the main instrument is 9๏ธโƒฃ (Sembilan in Malaysia’s national language) drums ๐Ÿฅ๐Ÿฅ in various sizes & with other music ๐ŸŽต๐ŸŽถ instruments i.e. Gong, Cak Lempong, Sesayak & Flute too ๐Ÿ˜

The history of Gordang Sembilan in Selangor state since 1980s & as a branch of music ๐ŸŽต๐ŸŽถ art in Malaysia ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ & it’s generally played in official royal assemblies, royal customs, mourning ceremony, thanksgiving & wedding ๐Ÿ˜Š

The rhythm of this Gordang Sembilan is higher โฌ†๏ธ comparatively based on the natural sounds by hitting the drums ๐Ÿฅ๐Ÿฅ

Temuan Indigenous Tribe Tradition

Not just that the indigenous tribe named Temuan also set a booth to introduce their tradition & lifestyle to the public during this festiaval ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽŠ They are from the Museum of Indigeous at Gombak, Selangor state of Malaysia ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ

You will get to taste their live bamboo ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽ‹cooking dishes i.e. steamed fish ๐ŸŸ dishes, sweet potates ๐Ÿ  (So so sweet & tasty delicious ๐Ÿ˜‹๐Ÿคค ) etc. as well as yellow ๐Ÿ’› coconut ๐ŸŒด drink during the festival ๐ŸŽŠ๐ŸŽ‰

Do enjoy her vlog ๐Ÿ“น๐ŸŽฅ being captured from the launch dinner ๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿดas well as festival visit ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽŠ๐Ÿ˜ƒ

A happy ๐Ÿ˜ƒ & meaningful annual event of Beats of Selangor Festival ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽŠ for all Malaysians & foreigners ๐Ÿ‘ฌ๐Ÿ‘ซ๐Ÿ‘ญ to learn more about the heritage & cultural of Malaysia ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ

Also read more via ๐ŸŒhttps://medium.com/@siennylovesdrawing/pesta-rentak-selangor-aka-beats-of-selangor-festival-2019-81e7ec078131

During this visit to the festival๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽŠ, SiennyLovesDrawing ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป also learnt more about Nasi Ambeng from Homestay Hj Dorani ๐Ÿก๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿก, do enjoy her vlog ๐ŸŽฅ๐Ÿ“น captured from the happy ๐Ÿ˜ƒ cooking class ya ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿณ

Not just that, also do enjoy 1๏ธโƒฃst her amazing Bamboo Stay vlog ๐ŸŽฅ๐Ÿ“น being captured from Tadom Hill Resorts during her 2๏ธโƒฃD1๏ธโƒฃN visit to this festival ๐ŸŽŠ๐ŸŽ‰

Yeahโ€ผ๏ธ Do stay tune for her next blogging ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ’ป๐Ÿ“about her bamboo staycation at the Hakka Village with Tadom Hill Resorts ya ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿคฉ

More of SiennyLovesDrawingย ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป ‘s stories via ๐ŸŒ https://medium.com/@siennylovesdrawing

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20 thoughts on “Pesta Rentak Selangor aka Beats of Selangor Festival 2019

  1. Wow looks like these are some awesome festivals in Malaysia. I tried to watch one video to listen the beat of the drums in the very beginning of the post But unfortunately it didnโ€™t worked. But definitely looks like the festival is worth to go and watch.

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