Johnny Rahaket


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The musician Johnny Rahaket, a Dutch citizen with an Indonesian background, studied at the Staatliche Hochschule für Musik in Cologne. He traveled with his violin to Cameroon, Kei Island, Kirghizistan, the Czech Republich, the Basque region and Russia. Later he was taught by the Russian master violinist Philip Hirschhorn at the Academy of Music in Utrecht. He traveled through Poland, Spain and the former Soviet Union as Concert master of the Ricotti Ensemble. Following this, he played at the International Dance Theatre in India, China, the United States and the Dutch Antilles. He participated in several musical productions of the Motion Theatre BEWTH in Amsterdam. In addition to his recent activities as a violinist in the ®rchestra, he is director of the Colourful City Choir and The Circus of Colourful City.