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  • How does popular gambus music reflect Middle Eastern origins in its instrumentation and style?
  • How does the popular genre kroncong reflect colonial history in Indonesia? What is the instrumentation of kroncong?
  • List ways in which the performance of kroncong and gamelan are similar, even though the instrumentation is quite different.
  • The ______________________ style of pop music has the unique characteristic of being derived from a style of professional folk entertainment of _________________ (West Java) and does not have foreign derivations or influences like other popular genres reviewed.
  • A young musician named _______________________ was responsible for introducing the amalgamation of various Sundanese musical components that started the jaipongan craze in 1974.
  • How has tourism affected traditional arts in places like Java and Bali? Positive or negative?
  • The national motto of Indonesia is ā€œBhinneka Tungal Ika.ā€ How does this statement reflect Indonesian demographics and history?