Ep 69. Amelia Ong, Jazz Singer
What It’s About
In this episode, Dana sits down with Indonesian jazz singer Amelia Ong. Amelia and Dana
talk about the business side of the music industry in Asia and how the changing landscape of
music distribution and consumption is impacting artists across the region.
Amelia Ong began singing and played piano at the age of 4. Her life revolved around many
big jazz names such as Buby Chen, Benny Likumahua, Ireng Maulana, Yance Manusama,
Idang Rasjidi and more from a young age. She finished her study at the Western Australian
Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA) in 2009 as Bachelor of Music, majoring in Jazz
She has since made her mark as a young, fresh, and upcoming soul artist in Australia by
performing with many great Australian artists such as Joe Chindamo, Daryl Somers, James
Morrison, Katie Noonan and more.