Special Music Performance At Grand Finale

OPENING - MUSIC & DANCE
“THE BEAUTY & THE BEAST MEDLEY”
Duo Dance by Rizki Arfan & Devi Sarasvati
 
PRIZE WINNERS PERFORMANCE (Selected)
 
HARP PERFORMANCE
“HOW DOES A MOMENT LAST FOREVER”
Josephine Marsha Sanjaya, Harp
 
DUET 4 HANDS
WEST SIDE STORY “Tonight”
dr. Deborah Armstrong, primo
dr. Young Kwon Llerena, secondo
 
 
 
 

RIZKI ARFAN
DANCE AND MUSIC TEACHER

The journey of Mr. Kifan's life has taken a sharp turn from a "Culinary Institute" to a dance/music teacher. A passion in dancing and music, although considered minority profession for male, Mr. Kifan never gives up and find his way to the light.

Although starting at the later age, Mr. Kifan has been involving himself in on-stage (and off-stage) professional work in many places all over Indonesia such as the Opening Ceremony at the ASEAN Conference in November 2011 di Bali.

As a dancer, Mr. Kifan was nominated in the big Five at the show "Indonesia Menari" (Dance of Indonesia) for individual category twice in a row in the year of 2014 and 2015. He was also listed as the top 25 for the show "Galaxy Superstar 2" which is the talent show in Indonesia produced by YS Media Entertainment Korea, ANTV production.

Currently Mr Kifan works as a regular dance perfomer at BLAZE Corps de Ballet to explore his multi-talents in dance (Classical, Modern, Hip Hop, and many more). As for music, Mr Kifan teaches music and movement to 3-5 year old "Little Cantata" music program at Sekolah Musik Cantata cabang Kotawisata, Cibubur, and Lirone Cantata Music School (Grand Wisata, Bekasi).

"Dancing (and Music) is what gives LIFE to me as it brings discipline, intelligence, commitment, expressions, emotions, as well as creativity, trust, and social life, which motivates me to become a teacher. " (Mr Kifan)

 
 
 
 

NI MADE ARYA DEVI SARASVATI RAI
DANCE STUDENT

Devi has loved the world of dance and performing arts since young. Her inspiration started when she was introduced with the musical ‘The Pantom of the Opera’ and since then, at the age of 11, she began her journey in performing arts.

Devi has involved herself in many stage performances including winning a dance competition in K-Pop Winter Splash event in 2nd place with her dance group. Devi has also paticipated in La Salle, UDW and other events provided by school. As a performing arts’ student, her passion does not stop only in dancing, but she has also been improving her music and theater skills.

Devi has studied violin for five years now and now has been advancing to a more challenging piece such as one of Vivaldi’s concerto. Time to time she would join a classical music performance as part of the orchestra or a string quartet.

She actively involved in Jakarta’s Theatrical Community to build her talents in theatrical performances She has contributed in a few theatrical performances such as The Lion King, King and I, and other Disney’s musical plays. She also has been working hard to explore her talents and abilities in contemporary and modern dance beside classical ballet.

“Dream, believe and make it happen” is one of my most favorite quotations from Agnes Monica (Indonesia Actress) that has helped to always have a positive mindset about myself so I can believe in what I am capable of.

Devi Sarasvasti is at the second year of high school and a dance student of Mr Kifan at Sekolah Musik Cantata, cabang Lirone (Grand Wisata, Bekasi)

 
 

JOSEPHINE MARSHA SANJAYA
HARPIST

Marsha loves music since very young age and she started with piano. Only then by 2012 she was introduced the Harp instrument and immediately she fell in love with this delicate instrument. Then she continued her harp study with Maria Pratiwi.

Recently In the year of 2017, she has taken the ABRSM Harp Exam and succeedingly passed with Distinction. Her first harp performance begun with the music ensemble group in St. Thomas Church that has now what known as the St. Thomas Orchestra.

Marsha has also involved in many harp performances from Maria Pratiwi Harp School for the past year, as she is also available performing for different public and entertainment events such as the Award Ceremonies at the hotel.

She is currently at her third year university level with concentration study on Orthodontist at Universitas Trisakti.