Did you know about campursari? What is campursari? Okey, let me explain you about campursari. Campursari is one of the music in Indonesia.Campursari is formed by combination of the modern music instruments and the traditional music instruments.
popularized first time by Manthous about in 1980. He was combined
between keyboard and the gamelan music in his music group called Maju
The Figure of Campursari
A. Didi Kempot
Didi Prasetyo, more famous with his nickname Didi
Kempot is the figure of campursari after Manthous. He was born in Solo,
Center Java, 31 December 1966. He finished his school in senior high
school. And then, he was be a road singers. In this situation, he made
songs likely Stasion Balapan, Tanjung Mas Ninggal Janji, Cidra, Terminal
Tirtonadi etc. Didi Kempot is not only famous in Indonesia, people in
some country like Netherland and Suriname like his songs. He is a good
figure of campursari I think.
Manthous was born in Playen village, Gunung Kidul
in 1950. He went to Jakarta in 16 years old. His goal is find a lot of
money by singing in the road. In 1969, he was joined to the Keroncong
Orchestra called Bintang Jakarta.
1. Nyidam Sari
4. Ojo Digondeli
Actually, many figure of campursari
in Indonesia. They are Waldjinah, Sony Josh, Novita Anggraeni, Dhalang
Poer etc. I think enough about campursari. I hope you will be happy to
listening campursari. Thank you very much.