A Note on Music from Runcuk

INTRODUCTION  In the past, music was often positioned within a part of a ritual. The society living in Tanah Runcuk was no exception.  Even more, this society put music along with the natural [...]

The Mythology of Runcuk Horse and Its Transformation: Orang Runcuk’s Strategy in Negotiating with Changes and Others

The population of Runcuk horse was spread in the western zone. Throughout all generations, Orang Runcuk believed that horse was the carrier of their ancestors’ souls within their journey to [...]

Who is Ludwig Stern?

Ludwig Stern (1833-…) is the successor of his father, Ludwig Stern, a prominent Ashkenazi-Jew-descent coffee trader who was quite influential and respected in Hamburg, Germany in the period [...]