TUESDAY, 09 SEPT – Universiti Malaysia Sabah Orchestra consisting of Music Programme students and alumni Faculty of Humanities, Arts and Heritage (FKSW) will bring UMS name at the Rhythms of Kinabalu (ROK) 2014 concert.
The Orchestra group will be accompanying local artists; Dg. Noraini, Janrywine J. Lusin, Den Bisa and Velvet during the two days concert performance that will start this 13 September.
Uniquely, the orchestra will be featuring Sabah traditional instruments including Kulintangan, Suling Bambu, Sompotn and Gambus making this as a special and distinctive performance for this year ROK.
ROK Music Director, Roslee Haji Wahid said, the idea to include the traditional instrument is a way to expose to the community that the local music instruments are also able to take part in an orchestra show.
“I hope that the community will realise the important to appreciate Sabah traditional instruments which have distinctive uniqueness,” he said.
ROK 2014 will be held at the Sabah National Department for Culture and Arts (JKKNS) Auditorium in Kota Kinabalu.-ZMD (JA)
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