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Cak Diqin: Dreaming of a globalized ‘campursari’

  • Ganug Nugroho Adi

    The Jakarta Post

Surakarta | Wed, April 11 2012 | 11:05 am
Cak Diqin: Dreaming of a globalized ‘campursari’

PREMIUM Ganug Nugroho AdiCONTRIBUTOR/SURAKARTABorn Muhammad Sodiqin, the man is better known as Cak Diqin.To lovers of campursari, a blend of gamelan and modern music, Cak Diqin is quite familiar. Most of the over 100 songs he has written are popular and frequently sung at various receptions, public entertainment events and karaoke halls. Campursari is indeed the taste of everyday people. Introduced ...