Garuda Indonesia Colours Magazine October 2014 - Page 146

144 Travel | Rote © Aditya Saputra It is customary to wear a ti’i langga while playing sasando. A newly completed sasando sits in a traditional handicrafts workshop. The strings are drawn taut across a tubular bamboo base and plucked like a harp. 5 Senses – Sound SASANDO What does paradise sound like? I’m convinced it sounds like a sasando. Comprising up to 56 strings (with 28-string, 32-string and 42-string variants) drawn t