11 February 2013
“INDIGENOUS MUSIC IN THE GLOBAL POST MODERN CONTEXT”
Franki Raden is a prominent Indonesian composer, music critic, ethnomusicologist and festival organizer who has been working in local and international music scenes for the past 40 years.
In 1978 and 1986 he received the Best Film Music awards (Piala Citra) for his scores in November 1828 and Nagabonar. In 1986, he received a visiting composer grant from ASIAN CULTURAL COUNCIL to live in New York City.
Recently, he was invited by Civitella Ranieri Foundation to become a composer in resident in Umbria, Italy. His works have been performed in Indonesia, Japan, Australia, United States and Canada.