Symphony For The NationMusic
The Resonanz Music Studio (TRMS) returned this year to present a concert series, the 7th Simfoni Untuk Bangsa. The concert was held specifically to show an appreciation for the works of Indonesian composer. Different from the previous events, this year’s Simfoni Untuk Bangsa brought Indonesian music film from various periods to the stage. This includes classical movies from the 50’s to the 70’s like Tiga Dara, Cinta Pertama, Badai Pasti Berlalu to the most popular Indonesian film today, Ada Apa Dengan Cinta.
The concert featured various prominent musicians like Farman Purnama, Valentina N. Aman, Renno Krisna, Yosefin Emilia, Teddy Panelewen, Stefani Yang and Michelle Siswanto as violin soloist. The performance of Jakarta Concert Orchestra (JCO), Batavia Madrigal Singers (BMS) and The Resonanz Children’s Choir (TRCC) also enlivened this event. The music was directed and led by one of the best composers in the country, Avip Priatna.