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Orchestra performance brings Hollywood movie music to Jakarta

Ni Nyoman Wira
Ni Nyoman Wira

The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Wed, December 14, 2016 | 04:44 pm
Orchestra performance brings Hollywood movie music to Jakarta

Performed at Teater Jakarta in Taman Ismail Marzuki, Central Jakarta, on Saturday, the Resonanz Music Studio orchestra presented popular movie soundtracks from various genres and eras. (The Resonanz Music Studio/File)

As part of their year-end performance, the notable Resonanz Music Studio orchestra held a special concert themed “Hollywood in Jakarta”.

Performed at Teater Jakarta in Taman Ismail Marzuki, Central Jakarta, on Saturday, the troupe presented popular movie soundtracks from various genres and eras.

Conducted by Avip Priatna, the Resonanz amazed the audience by performing songs from movies like Grease ( 1978 ), Pitch Perfect ( 2012 ), Love Affair ( 1994 ), The Twilight Saga ( 2011 ), Jaws ( 1975 ), Mission: Impossible ( 1996 ), The Polar Express ( 2004 ), Despicable Me ( 2013 ) and Frozen ( 2013 ).

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Conducted by Avip Priatna, the Resonanz amazed the audience by performing songs from movies.(The Resonanz Music Studio/File)

The concert also brought young talented singers on the stage, such as Farman Purnama, Lisa Depe and Stefani Yang as well as young pianist Jennifer Chrysanta Salim. The performers were accompanied by Jakarta Concert Orchestra alongside award-winning choir groups Batavia Madrigal Singers and the Resonanz Children’s Choir.

“This year was a year full of hard work, challenges and various achievements, all due to support from everyone who allowed us to grow,” said Avip Priatna in a press release. “This concert is a form of appreciation, as well as a present for all classical music enthusiasts in Indonesia and everyone who has supported us.” (kes)

The performers were accompanied by Jakarta Concert Orchestra alongside award-winning choir groups Batavia Madrigal Singers and the Resonanz Children’s Choir.(The Resonanz Music Studio/File)

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