BACK

POSTED ON – 14.07.15

SSR  - Indonesian Idols Visit The UK
Indonesian Idols Visit The UK
Last week we were delighted to welcome the winner and runner-up of last year's Indonesian Idol competition to SSR in Manchester and London as they visited the UK along with a film crew from Indonesian broadcaster RCTI.

Nowela Mikhelia, the winner of Indonesian Idol season 8, was joined by runner-up Husein Alatas on the trip. During their time in the UK, the Idols visited our Manchester campus for a recording session in our flagship Spirit Studio before heading out on a sight-seeing trip of Manchester and Liverpool including a tour of Manchester United's Old Trafford ground.

This was followed by a trip down to London where the two stars took in the sights of the Capital before returning to Jakarta.

Representatives from SSR Jakarta, who themselves have a long relationship with the Indonesian Idol programme, were also present for the trip which was documented by national broadcaster RCTI for an upcoming Idols Visit The UK TV special.

Ian Hu - SSR Director
“We were delighted to welcome Nowela and Husein to the UK and SSR. They are both huge stars in their home country and it was great to experience their talents first hand during the recording sessions and to show them the sights of Manchester. The entire crew were great company and it was an absolute pleasure spending time with them. I think Nowela and Husein loved every minute of it (despite the cold and rain) and I’m sure they will stay friends of SSR for many years to come."

Watch the moment Nowela was revealed as the competition's winner below:



MEDIA GALLERYIndonesian Idols visit SSR Manchester
Related
News Stories

Manchester POSTED ON – 26.09.17

SSR Hosts Red Bull Studios' #NormalNotNovelty Workshops

On Tuesday 26th September, we hosted Red Bull Studios' #NormalNotNovelty event as part of their U…

Manchester POSTED ON – 22.08.17

Red Bull brings #NormalNotNovelty workshops to SSR!

As Red Bull takes their series of #NormalNotNovelty workshops on tour, SSR is excited to welcome …

London POSTED ON – 03.07.17

SSR offers Ableton Push 2 & Ableton Live Suite as part of degree course!

As a new aspect to our close industry partnership with Ableton, SSR will provide an Ableton Push …

POSTED ON – 26.06.17

SSR offers Avid Pro Tools certification as part of degree courses!

As the first institution in Europe to offer certified Pro Tools training, SSR is now one of the U…

Manchester POSTED ON – 25.06.17

Head of Games Darby Costello wins award for game ‘Art and Visualisation’ for self-made game at this year’s Jamchester.

As sponsors of last year’s Jamchester, SSR and our Head of Games Darby attended in an official ca…

Online POSTED ON – 01.06.17

New online course dates

Having provided high quality training in Music, Film and Games for over 30 years, we have now exp…

Manchester POSTED ON – 08.03.17

SSR & Manchester Film Festival host ’48 Hour Film Challenge’ for the first time at this year’s festival.

As a new addition to the Manchester Film Festival (MANIFF), we teamed up with festival organisers…

Manchester POSTED ON – 08.03.17

‘No Roads In’ musicians perform live acoustic sets for their UK film premier, supported by SSR students.

As ‘creative partners’ of the Manchester Film Festival (MANIFF) for a second year running, we wer…