Nobat music titles

The titles are as follows:

  1. Gendang Berangkat
  2. Puteri Mandi Mayang
  3. Dang Gidang
  4. Rama-Rama Terbang Tinggi
  5. Kumbang Si-Kumali
  6. Arak-Arak Atandis (Arak-Arak Antelas)
  7. Aleh-Aleh Panjang
  8. Aleh-Aleh Pandak
  9. Lenggang Che’ Kobat
  10. Jong Beraleh
  11. Anak Raja Basuh Kaki
  12. Gendang Perang
  13. Nobat Tabal*
  14. Nobat Raja*
  15. Nobat Khamis*
  16. Nobat Subuh*

[*]Nobat Subuh, Nobat Khamis and Nobat Raja are only played in the morning and afternoon, whilst the Nobat Tabal is played only during the coronation (pertabalan) and demise (kemangkatan) of a Sultan.

This video by YM Raja Iskandar Raja Halid shows the musicians of the Royal Nobat of Perak during a rehearsal session:

Further reading:
Raja Iskandar Raja Halid. Repertoire of the Malay Nobat. The Malay Nobat. 2009. Available from http://themalaynobat.blogspot.com/2009/06/repertoire-of-perak-nobat-misa-melayu.html

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