The Jakarta International Summer Music Festival (JISMF) brings talented, young musicians, both students and teachers together with internationally renowned visiting artists and educators for two weeks of intense and joyous concentration on the art and craft of making great music. The Festival offers young musicians a unique opportunity to learn from and with committed teachers in a nurturing, creative environment. Through both private lessons and the performances of outstanding artists, students are guided to the direction of constant development of their skills and musicality by immersion into a dedicated musical community where they can learn to view practicing and performing in a new light and be inspired. Undoubtedly, Festival participants will carry away with them memories of a unique experience they will treasure for a lifetime.
Artistic and Music Director Dr. Kuei Pin Yeo is founder of the Festival and personally organizes every aspect of JISMF. During the course of the Festival, Dr. Yeo will be in charge of a large team of assistants who will ensure that every detail of the festival runs smoothly. A pianist of international stature and Indonesia’s leading music educator, Dr. Yeo’s concert performances have been hailed in Europe, China and the United States. Founder of the Yayasan Musik Jakarta, she has long been dedicated to the development and advancement of music education in Southeast Asia.
To learn more about JISMF, visit www.jismf.org.