[Workshop] Rebab Mengulit (Rebab Workshop)


The rebab is an ancient and sacred musical instrument for the Malays. Usually played as part of Makyong performances and the Main Puteri ritual, the rebab has been accociated to hold mystical powers. This workshop will focus of the art of playing the rebab and at the same time to promote better understanding of the role and philosophy of the instrument, its origins and history.


About Ethnic Shadows

Ethnic Shadows aims to promote Malay arts and enrichment programmes to schools and institutes in Singapore. We offer Wayang Kulit, Dikir Barat, Kompang, Malay Tarian, Speech & Drama and Angklung. Our involvement in these arts through the years saw the need to keep the legacy and maintain the tradition of these interesting activities.


About Malay CultureFest 2018

In conjunction with the ‘Undangan ke Baitullah: Pilgrims’ Stories from the Malay World to Makkah’ special exhibition, this year’s Malay CultureFest will focus on artistic expressions of devotion and faith, found throughout the Nusantara.

With a myriad of activities including newly commissioned performances, talks and workshops, Malay CultureFest 2018 is one cultural extravaganza not to be missed!

Sun Oct 21, 2018
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM SGT
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21 October: Rebab Mengulit Workshop (Adult) FULL
Venue Address
85 Sultan Gate, Singapore Singapore
Malay Heritage Centre | Taman Warisan Melayu