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Catur Hariwijaya

African-Inspired Drum Circle
A dynamic world musician from East Java, Catur plays more than twenty instruments and specializes in drumming traditions from West Africa and Indonesia.
He is passionate about uniting traditional music styles, regularly composing and performing works that draw upon traditions from Ghana, Senegal, Burkina Faso, Guinea, Mali and Indonesia.
Catur performs at major festivals around Indonesia, has studied with master African musicians including Tuza Afutu, Mady Keita, Mohammed Bangoura and Karamba     Chissokol, and on New Year’s Day this year performed in Melbourne’s Federation Square with West African dance company Wassawumba.