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Usually the blades are made of steel or Bronze. Some of the instruments that a Gamelan is composed are made of wood and bamboo. The Gamelan is not a single instrument, but a group of instruments that are played collectively.

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Gamelans were developed in Indonesia, particularly in Java and Bali.


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