TIMES MADURA, JAKARTA – Jazz Gunung Series coming back to Bromo after a year. This annual event brought up the groove back to this mountain after it succeed on the previous same event last year. This event will mark the rise of cultural event in Bromo after this unprecedented time for the last two years.
The government decision to lower the social restriction level has made several industry including entertainment to start doing their business. And this makes the management of Jazz Gunung decided to hold on September 25 2021.
This event was an answer towards particular question whether will cultural industry will survive during this pandemic. People enthusiasm by how fast the ticket sold out becomes a sign that people have wanted this kind of thing all this time.
During this occasion, Jazz Gunung Bromo featured several local artists and musicians such as Fariz RM, JANAPATI (Dewa Budjana and Tohpati), Dua Empat, Surabaya Pahlawan Jazz, and The Jam’s (Otti Jamalus dan Yance Manusama). Those are senior artists and musicians that has been well known by Jazz community in the country.
"And with some discipline from all the party, we will be able to save the economy and tourism also those creative economic issues all together," the man behind Jazz Gunung Indonesia and the Director of juga Gerakan Pakai Masker (GPM), Sigit Pramono, said on Friday (24/9/2021).
During this event, the management limit the audience to the amphitheater to only 25% or only around 500 people. All must be able to show their vaccination certificate or they have to go back to their house if they couldn't. The management also prepare antigen test for the viewers for free to make sure that they are safe enough.
They also have to follow all the safety protocol by keep wearing masks the whole time. "We hope that Jazz Gunung could elevate and attract more people to come to Bromo by following all the safety protocols," the Head of Disparbud East Java, Sinarto comment on the event. (*)
|Editor||: Khodijah Siti|