James F. Sundah

James F. Sundah

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Ir. James F. Sundah is a popular Indonesian songwriter, of Manadonese descent. He was born in Semarang on December 1, 1955. A prominent figure in the Indonesian music industry, Sundah is best known for his evergreen song "Lilin Lilin Kecil," sung by the late Chrisye. Which won the "Listeners' Favorite Choice" Award from the prominent Prambors Rasisonia Radio in Jakarta. Sundah's musical career began at a very young age. His father, Alfred Sundah, is known as one of the most important cultural figures in North Sulawesi especially for his efforts to preserving Kolintang and bamboo music. He began playing for his father's recordings at the age of 8. In 1977, Sundah got his breakthrough for winning the "Listeners' Favorite Choice" Award in the Youth Songwriting Competition hosted by Prambors Radio. The competition and the song are often credited as the turning point of the pop era in the Indonesian music industryshow more

Product details

  • Paperback | 96 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 6mm | 150g
  • Ject Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136744619
  • 9786136744612