Ensemble 49 JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL – EAST JAKARTA was founded at SMPN 49 JAKARTA TIMUR school. Students of the school are honesty and have a lot of independence, strong fighting spirit, noble character. The mission of the school is to transfer cultural knowledge to those who love music and dance tradition.
During the festival the ensemble will present the program titled “WONDERFUL LAND of NANGROE ACEH”. The land of Nangroe Aceh is characterized by a harmonious combination of music and dances of Malay and Muslim culture. The variety of figures reflects the community bond in maintaining and building the Nangroe Aceh culture. The ensemble took part in many international folklore festivals in Malaysia, Thailand and Korea.