Roh Ageng in the Temple of Whollyness
Dates: August 2013
Location: Black Rock City, Nevada
Roh Ageng, meaning Great Spirit in high Javanese is a set of central Javanese royal court gamelan instruments tuned in Slendro. It debuted in the Temple Of Whollyness deisgned by Gregg Fleishman under the artistic direction of Melissa Baron, produced by Lightning Clearwater with stone sculpture by James LaFemina. Roh Ageng performed a 160 hour memorial while mounted to the inner walls of the temple, ringing deep minimal tones as sonic incense.