ULEK MAYANG DANCE
This elegant dance of love is the most famous in Terengganu. As per the legend, a gathering of anglers experienced a monstrosity storm in the ocean. One of them was controlled by the shrewd ocean soul. He was at that point taken shore wards where a medium was called to resuscitate the had angler and to allure the soul to get back to the ocean. The dance is performed by 10 to 15 artists calling upon help from the Princess of Seven Siblings which is joined by the mitigating sound of conventional instruments, with bedtime song serenades of a 4-line knowledge able sonnet. The contemporary variant of the Ulek Mayang is acted in pretty much every proper state capacity and occasion.
2) THE GAMELAN OF TERENGGANU
Terengganu Gamelan has made due because of the love and exertion from the two or three Terengganu, King
Sulaiman Badrul Alam Syah and Tengku Ampuan Mariam, who brought the gamelan into its brilliance days.
Gamelan has now lifted its cover to crowds and audience members past the imperial circle, accordingly permitting
the magnificence and quality of this valuable legacy to be delighted in and investigated by ages to come.
3) THE DANCE OF LITTLE BANIONG BIRD
Starting from Kampung Kuala Jingai in Hulu Dungun Terengganu, this ethnic dance is likewise known
as Tarian Saba where back then, the artists perform manifestations of the creatures’ developments
around the Saba tree made out of the youthful coconut shoots to conciliate the spirits for an abundant collect
what’s more, as a mending medium with the backup of conventional instruments.
4) ULEK SERKAP DANCE/BALAI DANCE
It is an ethnic dance performed to pacify the spirits of the paddy crops. In the times past, it was held in enthusiasm for an abundant collect. The contemporary variant of the dance is not, at this point performed to assuage the spirits yet proceeds as a restoration of conventional exhibitions. Editing gear are utilized while the tunes are sung to the backup of customary instruments of drums and a gong.
5) DANCE OF THE LITTLE COBRA
The Dance of the Little Cobra is one of the parts in The Saba Dance. The reason for the dance is either for diversion or then again mending to recuperate the spirits during ailment. The primary cast is called Abang Penduang who is the medium between the paradise and Muda di Awan, the gatekeeper of Saba tree and the princess. Abang Penduang will begin the hit the dance floor with the initial tune ‘Muda di Awan’ and continue with different tunes.
Rodat is one of Terengganu’s conventional exhibitions, joining the components of music, dance and tune. It is accepted that Rodat began from the Middle East. Rodat capacities as a customary type of diversion which has a network social qualities and exercises. Back then, Rodat was performed at practically all regal and local area festivities and celebrations. Today, Rodat is developing regarding its authoritative constructions, tunes and the manner in which it is being performed.