Awarded the Masterpiece of the Oral & Intangible Heritage of Humanity award in 2005 by UNESCO, Malaysia's Makyung is a veritable feast for the senses. The haunting strains of the bow drawing across the strings of the rebab signal the beginning of this mystical traditional dance theatre and a sensory mosaic of gestures, singing, music and dancing follow suit. This book take readers into the world of a beautiful yet mystical ancient theatre that is carving a niche in today's contemporary arts scene.
Makyung: The Mystical Heritage of Malaysia
AuthorsRahimidin Zahari; Sutung Umar Rs et al.
PublisherInstitut Terjemahan & Buku Malaysia