Playing and listening to music is one of her hobby since childhood. She started to learn music by playing classical piano since 8 years old and decided to learn classical guitar with Rudy Hamid at 12 years old. In 2008, she continued her jazz and classical study at Institut Musik Daya Indonesia (IMDI), majoring on guitar with Ali Fahrudin, Dion Janapria, and Nikita Dompas. Then she continuing her musical study at Sjuman School of Music in 2011, majoring on guitar with Nikita Dompas and Johanes Radianto. Besides her formal study, she also actively participate in many workshops and masterclasses by Veronica Nunn, Suka Hardjana, Slamet Abdul Sjukur, Tjut Nyak Deviana Daudsjah, Indra Lesmana, Kai Bruckner, Nya Ina Raseuki or usually called Ubiet, and many more. Migi pretty much involve as a guitar player in various band, from rock to jazz genre, and also being active as a composer too.
November 25th, 1990
Institut Musik Daya Indonesia
Sjuman School of Music
(Music Composition & Arrangement)
Mery and Leak is a composition by Migi Puspita Parahita, selected as one of the finalists of Sayembara Komposisi Musik Baru Berdasarkan Budaya Musik Nusantara that held by Komunitas Salihara in 2011. The show was on December 15th, 2011 at Teater Salihara.
Indonesian Youth Symphony Orchestra (IYSO) Concert 2015 with Maestro Kanako Abe, a woman conducter from Japan. Performing the world premiere of Indonesian’s young composers works. “Mery dan Leak” by Migi Parahita performed in symphony orchestra formation, conducted by Kanako Abe. The show was in Yogyakarta, December 2015.
Presenting the debut of her work with a new interpretation of Keroncong music, which are an original composition “Mentari Malam” and an arrangement of Keroncong song by Oey Yok Siang “Aksi Kucing” in modern ensemble formation. The show was on Sunday, October 26th, 2014 at Teater Kecil, Taman Ismail Marzuki (TIM).