‘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...


Thank you parents, SPH PV students and teachers:
Mr. Andre, Mr. Dave, Ms Aster, Ms Vivi and all SPH PV teacher team.

For making beautiful music together.

Video credit: Ms Windu

SPH Pluit participation at IEOF Back to Basic, 17 Sept 2022

Thank you to Mr. Andre and team

Thank you to all students

Thank you to all parents
and parent coordinators, Ibu Poppy and Pak Glen for your supports

Video credit: Ms. Carol

Suzuki Guitar lessons opens at CMC
For more information, pls contact registration and info tab.

Video credit: Ms Cely

Welcome performance from our teachers.
CMC Simprug Teachers

Welcoming all our students to the new semester Aug - Dec 2022.

Credit to our teachers:
Violin: Themy, Aster, Cely
Cello: Rachman

Video: Ms Cely

Thank you, teachers. 🥰

Capriciosso Children Choir -> working on Soleram
Good job to our teachers and children!!
Thank you for all your support, parents

At Capriccioso Children Choir at CMC Lippo ...

CMC is opening orchestra in 2 locations: CMC Lippo Karawaci and Kelapa Gading

Building music community
Connecting people through music
Improving musical skills

Directed by Mr Suprapto

For more information, pls DM


🎻🎻Duet performance
Minuet - JS Bach

Performed by
Lindy Sjahir and Mrs Frida Effrien

🎻🎻Concerto for Two Violins in D Minor, BMV 1043, 1st Mvt.

Mr. Andre
Ms. Fabiola

- teacher performance - 🎶🎵🎶


🎻Strings Performance at SPH Kemang. First time going live after 2 years!
We had so much fun ❤️

Thank you to SPH Kemang, parents, and teachers.

Thank you to CMC coordinator and teachers:
Ms. Rara - violin
Ms. Edith - violin
Ms. Aster - violin
Ms. Brigitta - violin
Mr. Themy - violin
Mr. Rachman - Cello

Teacher Performance from CMC Permata Hijau

Big appreciation to our teachers at Permata Hijau:
Mr. Rachman - cello
Mr. Themy - Violin
Ms. Cely - Violin
Ms. Aster - Violin

Teacher Performance from CMC Permata Hijau

Big appreciation to our teachers:
Mr. Rachman - cello
Mr. Themy - violin
Ms. Cely - violin
Ms. Aster- violin

🎶SPH Pluit Village Presents
*”Li Jiang River Landscape” by SPH Pluit Students and Olivia Lin 🎻🎵*

Enjoy the oriental soothing performance by our SPH Pluit Village students featuring Olivia Lin!

This time, our strings students have gotten the opportunity to play performance with Olivia Lin, a professional Gu Zheng player. The song, _Li Jiang River Landscape_, is a Chinese folk song about the beauty of Li Jiang River, one of the most wonderful rivers in China, that was adapted to the string orchestra.

Lin has been certified by Beijing Normal University for her outstanding Gu Zheng performance and has been trusted to perform in front of the Indonesian president, Mr. Joko Widodo for the 2018 national Chinese New Year celebration in Jakarta.

🎶Thank you for our violin teacher, Mr. Andre for your (CMC Coordinator for SPH Pluit), Ms. Zipporah (CMC Coordinator for SPH Kemang, and all teachers involved in this project.

🎶Thank you for SPH Pluit music department, parents and students for continuous support in this musical journey.