Adhifaricho Putra Hardana
Adhifaricho started conducting choirs in high school. During that time he also discovered his interest in song arrangement. He assumed the role of main conductor in his high school choir after he graduated. The choir, under his leadership, was chosen by the East Java provincial government to be part of the performance of 500 singers.
From 2016 to 2018, he was an assistant to the East Java provincial government choir expert team under the leadership of M. Reza Zulfikar (Coordinator of the choir expert team, East Java Choir maestro). He is currently the assistant coordinator for choir and orchestra experts in the East Java provincial government and Head Secretary of the “PUSAKA Indonesia” Choir and Orchestra Organization.
He has attended masterclasses with speakers Arvin Zeinullah (Conductor of Agria Swara and UNPAD Univ. Choir), Ken Steven (Indonesian Choir Composer), and Matius Shan-Boone (Indonesian Music Composer). In his works, Adhifaricho is known to bring out elements of traditional Indonesian vocal sounds and typical Indonesian instruments combined with classical and romantic choral sound techniques.