JAKARTA. (03/27) As a prestigious extracurricular In SD Juara, Drumband of SD Juara Jakarta timur on Sunday, (03/26) won 3rd winner in Drumband Festival Concert Competition 2017 held by Prima Cipta Creative Tamini Square, Pondok Gede , East Jakarta. A proud achievement after six years of not following the Drumband competition, and the last achievement was in 2011 in Drumband competition Cibubur.
SD Juara Jakarta Timur’S victory in Drumband Concert Festival 2017 is the result of persistent struggle of the teachers to deal with limitations of infrastructure, especially in terms of costume and drum band instrument. Teachers worked hard by preparing slayer, cap, headgear and gloves. The broken tools, such as Quarto, Drum Strings and Bass Drum also circumvented so that the students comfortable to play.
Despite limitations with modest rhythmic musical instruments and less suitable costumes, students remain enthusiastic and eager to compete for the sake of the school. In fact, most of the marching band competition participants are students of 6th grade which on Monday will carry out Try Out Exam. In addition to 6th grade students, 5th grade students who are also drum band member are busy with several competitions they participate in this week, as Loketa PAI, FLS2N, Loketa PAI district level, Nuris Festival Competition, and O2SN. So much competition that they follow precisely to make them more spirit to compete and all they effort result a great achievement.
“Alhamdulillah, Barakallah, in the second year of drumband finally we can manage to bring a good achievement, after the last achievement in 2011 ” said Mrs. Adhes as LSU of SD Juara Jakarta Timur who moved witnessed their championship.
Drumband concert Competition Festival 2017 was followed by various schools throughout East Jakarta and Bogor. Schools that won the competition besides SD Juara Jakarta Timur are SDN Muara Bogor (1st winner), and SD Batu Ampar (2nd winner).
“Other schools that participated in this competition have good costumes and good drum band instrument, even stockings and shoes made in uniform and it is sad if we compare to SD Juara costumes who just wear school uniforms. However, the limitations made teachers become more creative deal with the performance in order to compete with other schools. Alhamdulillah, thanks to the help of Allah, the hard work of teachers, coaches, extracurricular managers and students, SD Juara Jakarta Timur won the third in drumband Concert Festival 2017 “Teacher of SD Juara Jakarta Timur, Dwi Lestari said
Newsroom / Arif Rahman