‘Building Community, Educating Musicians, Performing Great Music’

The Community Music Center is located in Lippo Village, Tangerang, Indonesia. CMC is a non profit organization (registered Yayasan Pendidikan Musik Klasik Indonesia) founded in 2006 and the home of many musical endeavors that reach a broad audience in the Tangerang area and beyond.

CMC Indonesia Mission

  • Educate children from an early age to play an instrument and appreciate classical music with special emphasis on the Suzuki philosophy and Method.
  • Provide musicians with a cultural and social gathering opportunity where players & singers can meet and work together.
  • Enhance the quality of life in our communities through excellence in the performance of a range of music repertoire.
  • Provide opportunities for members to play with an orchestra, working with different conductors, learning a part and playing with a full complement of instruments.
  • Educate audiences in orchestra and choir music through regular subscription series of performances and learning opportunities.
  • Associate with other performing arts organizations, including performing and touring outside of the Jakarta area to serve, foster good relationships and raise the standard of the performers.
  • Establish a performance group and a supportive audience that by its organizational and operational structures fosters a spirit of cooperation and goodwill in the community and ensures its long-term existence.

CMC’s 250 members reach a wide audience through the following programs

  1. Children’s Choirs and children’s music education programs
  2. Music Lessons in Traditional and Suzuki Method for violin, cello & piano
  3. Adult Choir
  4. Strings Orchestra
  5. Symphony Orchestra
  6. Collaborative events with other schools & institutions

CMC Board of Directors

  • Therese Wirakesuma
  • Antonius Priyanto
  • Theresia Subrata
  • Dr. Dedi Tedjakusnadi
  • Kim Anton
  • Dedie Suherlan
  • Rebecca Wirakesuma
  • Emmeline Hambali
  • Novita Tedy Asihto
  • Nancy Chinthia, CMC Admissions
  • Fidella Graine, Children’s Choirs Coordinator
  • Christian Tanubrata, Adult Choir Coordinator

Our Teachers

Recent Events

OCEANS Concert – May 12, 2019

OCEANS Concert – May 12, 2019

OCEANS featured music from Classical pieces to Disney tunes for the purpose of raising awareness of the importance of conserving our precious ocean and its resources.  It was presented by children from Suzuki Music Association of Indonesia, Camerata Indonesia String...