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BENGAWAN SOLO
Gesang


Bengawan Solo
Riwayatmu ini
Sedari dulu jadi...
Perhatian insani

Musim kemarau
Tak seberapa airmu
Dimusim hujan air..
Meluap sampai jauh

Mata airmu dari Solo
Terkurung gunung seribu
Air meluap sampai jauh
Dan akhirnya ke laut

Itu perahu
Riwayatnya dulu
Kaum pedagang selalu...
Naik itu perahu


GESANG

Gesang Martohartono (1 October 1917 – 20 May 2010) was a renowned Indonesian singer-songwriter from Central Java, and composer of the song Bengawan Solo, a tune which has become famous throughout Indonesia, Japan and much of Asia, and which is almost synonymous with the kroncong style of Javanese music. He is most commonly known simply as Gesang.

Gesang was born in the central Javanese city of Surakarta (Solo), Central Java, Indonesia. His father owned a batik-fabric business ... Read More