Thailand, 19-22 October – Four students from Sampoerna University who are part of Jakarta Youth Choir (JYC) won a gold diploma from Lanna International Choir Competition 2016. The ASEAN-wide competition is organized by INTERKULTUR for the first time in Thailand.
All four students are 2015 alumni of Sampoerna Academy Boarding School. They are Fitratama S. Putra, Industrial Engineering ’19; Asmaul Husna, Management ’19; Rina Anggraeni, Creative Digital Design ’19; and M. Iqbal Pamungkas, Management ’19.
Participating in the folklore category, JYC presented three songs: Ondel-Ondel from Jakarta, Yamko Rambe Yamko from Papua and Luk Luk Lumbu from East Java. JCY team were able to perform at their best and represented Jakarta thanks to the nurturing from the Sports and Youth Office of the Jakarta.