Traditional Khmer Musical Instruments – Siem Reap, Cambodia

Music is at the center of Cambodian culture and accompanies every period in someone’s life. Cambodia has a great variety of music and instruments. Whether you are a musician or just interested in traditional Cambodian music, visit a Khmer traditional musical instruments workshop to treat your ears to captivating things-to-dos and to learn about playing a wooden xylophone, drums and a ring of gongs.

Gain insight about the knowledge has been transmitted from generation to generation. The classical orchestra, as depicted in the murals of Angkor Wat and still played in the country today, is a beautiful and simple art form with cultural influences of India, China, and the Khmer civilization. It comprises a wide range of wind, string, and percussion instruments, used by both the Khmer majority as well as the nation’s ethnic minorities. Their enticing things-to-dos capture the soul in a way that is new and yet familiar.

Khmer Traditional Musical Instruments Cambodia

Recent Posts

Best Southeast Asia Destinations that Match your Character

19 Apr 2019
Travel to the East and unsure about your taste? Match one or many from our best Southeast Asia destinations to your taste and personal style!

Hung Kings Commemoration Day

12 Apr 2019
Celebrated on the 10th day of the third Lunar month, Hung Kings Commemoration Day is oriented around the themes of filial piety, ancestor worship, and patriotism to honor the Hung Kings - founders of Vietnam.

12 Reasons Why You Should Travel Vietnam

4 Apr 2019
With its 3,000 kilometers of tropical coastline, exquisite food and fascinating culture, Vietnam has many things to offer the tourist hoards. Get ahead of the crowds and travel, as we are listing the worthwhile reasons why you should travel Vietnam!
Popular Destinations
Main Categories
Explore Further