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House of WR. Supratman
The house is located in Jl Magga 21, Tambaksari, Surabaya. In this place, Wage Rudolf Supratman had omitted after moving from Makassar. Until he was pursued by Hindia-Nederland Army, he went o Batavia and joined young fellow movement in that period. Nowadays, the house that is functioned as mini museum by WR Supratman's heir is managed by Warrior Town Research Center, the istitutiom which hold the direct mandate from WR Supratman's heir.
In this house, WR Supratman omit and enter a productive in creating song. Although his creation was based on order from his friend in the same spirit, like Dr. Soetomo, Doho, and others. Supratman still offer the competent quality allowed the release of. From this home, it is said, WR Supratman got a lot of inspiration. From there, he filled his young fellow period by leading a group jazz music, Black and White in Makassar. This House, also become the eyewitness from final process his last song entitling Selamat Tinggal. The paper sheet become the rest of history which still be natty on file. Too bad, its pride violin cannot be met again there, it is just a replica.