Tommyanto Kandisaputra

Tommyanto Kandisaputra is the founder, music director and conductor of Studio Cantorum Bandung Choir and Orchestra, which actively performs important music repertoire in Indonesia.  He is working as voice consultant for several choirs.  Now, he is conductor of State University of Manado Student Choir, Balikpapan City Choir as well as Studio Cantorum Bandung.

Tommyanto Kandisaputra was the Artistic Director of the 1st Asian Choir Games in November 2007, taking place in Jakarta – Indonesia.  Also, the Artistic Director of the North Sulawesi International Choir Competition 2008 in Manado, Artistic Director Tomohon International Choir Competition 2009 and 2010 in North Sulawesi, Indonesia.  He has been organizing the Bandung International Choir Competition in his hometown and the successful Bali International Choir Competition in Denpasar every year.

Tommyanto Kandisaputra is the chairman and founder of the Bandung Choral Society that organizes workshops, concerts and collaborations, Symposium on Church Choral Music since 2003 until now.  Member of World Choir Council and chairman of Interkultur Indonesia since 2006. Partner of IFCM (International Federation for Choral Music) on recruiting good young singers for World Youth Choir since 1999.

He conducts many choir development programs all over Indonesia for singers and conductors by giving choral seminars, workshops, voice building, choir clinics and organizing competitions.  Recently, he founded the "Tommyanto Kandisaputra Foundation" which focuses on educating and training young choral musicians to have opportunity on developing knowledge, skills, experiences and networking in choral music world.