Musical Identity of Yockie Suryoprayogo


Musician Yockie Suryoprayogo is the only Indonesian musician who ever released an album which declaring his genre and musical identty. Check this album entitled “Musik Saya adalah Saya” (Musca, 1970-ies). This title means: “My Music is Me”. In this album Yockie presents 8 songs such as Theme Song (Musik saya adalah Saya), Angin Malam, Cakrawala Senja and Duka Sang Bahaduri. Most of the songs composed by Yockie.

All songs were arranged and reflected Yockie’s personal style which was closed to a symphonic-art-rock genre. This album is closed to Guruh Gypsy and Jurang  Pemisah (a collaboration with singer Chrisye). This declaration about his identity is important, since musical identity in nowadays is something confused. This day, this year dozen bands born but they are confused about their musical identity. *

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  • bintangpundi  On August 17, 2009 at 5:55 pm

    adalah tindakan terpuji jika kita menggali keaslian ,bagaimana bisa melstarikan jika kita tak pernah tahu ,bentuk asli ,karya asli

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