Java

C&L's Late Nite Music Club With Degung Orchestra
"Ayun Ambing" comes to us from the Sundanese people of West Java. Aside from the suling (flute) featured in the melody, a vast majority of gamelan instruments are percussive, providing the rhythmic and tonal framework for the piece. Read more...
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March 1, 1942 - Invasion Of Java And A Morale Boost In London.
March 1, 1942 - Japan invades Java. British Commando raid on French coast. Ground action in North Africa. Labour Party issues pamphlet on Life In A Post-War World. Japan attacks Port Moresby. Fears of an invasion of Australia. Capitol Hill: Court-Martial proceedings against Military commanders accused of dereliction of duty postponed until after the War. Read more...
February 21, 1942 - Scorched Earth And Martial Law.
February 21, 1942 - Scorched Earth and Martial Law. News of the war not going well in the Pacific, worries of an invasion of Australia, Internment of Japanese-Americans living on West Coast of U.S. begins. Martial Law in Hawaii. Fall of Singapore. Sea battle off Bali. Attacks on Rangoon. Capitol Hill debate on War Powers Bill. Read more...