Selebtek. Suara.com – The DKI Newsdelivers.com student music festival is preparing to hold a big celebration entitled “School Music Stars (BMS) 2023”. This activity was initiated by the Betawi Youth Forum (FPB) and Indonesian Music Curation (KMI) in collaboration with the DKI Newsdelivers.com Education and Culture Service.
BMS 2023 aims to find young and talented talents in the field of music. As is known, recently young talents in the field of music seem to have received less attention and space, especially among students. Many musicians or bands today prefer to cover songs from well-known artists to quickly gain attention and fame.
That is the basis for this inter-high school student music festival to be held.
“The DKI Education Department supports this School Music Star activity because it can hone students’ abilities, talents and interests, and by holding coaching clinics it can increase musical and management knowledge in the music industry,” said Purwosusilo, as Acting Head of the DKI Newsdelivers.com Provincial Education Department, during a press conference. at the DKI Newsdelivers.com Provincial Education and Culture Service office, Tuesday (3/10/2023).
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BMS is expected to be a means of positive activities for students so that they can develop their musical talents and build cooperation between students in extra-curricular school activities. This event can also educate and improve professional skills in the world of the music industry through a theoretical and practical workshop process, apart from being able to search for new talents and turn them into professional musicians/singers.
“The Department of Culture really supports this activity, especially since this is an arts sector where it is our job to preserve arts such as music and singing and the mandatory songs are Betawi songs which have been rearranged. “Hopefully the existence of Bintang Musik School can produce talented musicians who prioritize Betawi arts and culture in their work,” added the Head of the DKI Newsdelivers.com Provincial Culture Service, Mr. Iwan Henry Wardhana.
Apart from that, the ‘School Music Star’ event can provide students with the opportunity to explore creativity, broaden their knowledge about music, and build self-confidence through performing in public.
“The Betawi Youth Forum is committed to preserving the arts and talents of DKI Newsdelivers.com students, as well as in order to support the Department of Education and Culture in empowering the potential of students while creating an innovative and creative learning environment, therefore we created a forum for Newsdelivers.com teenagers to channel “direct talent and talent for musical arts, namely School Music Stars (BMS) 2023,” said Geraldi Aria Bangsawan, chairman of the BMS event committee.
Meanwhile, Bongky Marcel (one of the initiators of Indonesian Music Curation), the BMS event is not just a band/music festival. The involvement of INDONESIAN MUSIC CURATION brings educational treasures to the development of the world of music and the industry so that it can be more focused because there is a workshop in the form of activation. This helps young musicians to be able to process their creativity correctly and it is hoped that competent and patent young stars will emerge in the Indonesian music scene in the future.
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“Why do we give it the name ‘School Music Star’? “Because we want that in the future, as band members or musicians who take part in this event, they will be proud and will always be remembered as having been a star at their school because they participated in this event,” said Bongki, who is also the bassist for the music group BIP.
The series of BMS activities will be held for three months starting with the participant registration period on 3-31 October 2023. The first coaching session will be held on 6-10 November 2023. Preliminary will be on 13-17 November 2023. Meanwhile the second coaching session will be on 23 November 2023 and the Grand The final will be held on December 14 2023.
The band competition flows with a gradual selection and judging system from registration to the grand final. Students take part in and receive guidance in workshops from professional music mentors so they can get to know the music industry more deeply. The educational material in the workshop includes stage management, making video clips and so on. Participants who qualify for the grand final will be awarded a recording in the studio and a video clip will be made. The results will be distributed via digital store platforms and will be broadcast on YouTube.
School Music Stars (BMS) 2023 will take place from October to December 2023. The following are the requirements for BMS 2023 participants:
1. Register the band name, personnel names, school origin, band photo, song title, song lyrics, name of songwriter and lyrics, on the BMS website by including a statement letter from each school.
2. Include a link to a YouTube video that is unlisted or not published, in the form of a song written by yourself in Live Recording Studio format with good standards.
3. After registration, you must post a Twibon photo on your respective social media, and mention it on your BMS social media account with the hashtags # BintangMusik Sekolah # BintangMusik Sekolah2023 # it’s time to become a star.