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Turkish Traditional Music Concert - SOUNDS FROM ISTANBUL

Hosted by the Consul of the London Turkish Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Wed 07 Nov 19:00 - 21:30

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Atilla Akıntürk (Qanun)
Murat Salim Tokaç (Tanbur)
Dilek Türkan (Soloist)
Derya Türkan (Kemenche)
Fahrettin Yarkın (Percussion)

A historic capital of the Ottoman Empire and a home to many cultures and people throughout the ages, Istanbul has a diverse community structure that not only includes the Turkish people. It also hosts the culture of the Armenian, Greek and Jewish people as well. Istanbul has influenced not only Turkish culture but the cultures of neighbouring countries as well. This concert will take us on a journey through the history of Istanbul in Ottoman times. The tanbur, kemenche, percussion and qanun will be the main instruments of this concert to play Istanbul folk songs. Classical instrumentals and improvisations that are relevant to the music of Istanbul will be included as well to provide a more colourful atmosphere.

Date of the concert: Wednesday,7 November Protected content
Time: 7 pm
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This event is organised in collaboration with

Yunus Emre Institue & Turkish Airlines

We`re just sharing the information behalf of organiser. Please take a sit anywhere available when you arrived to church. We will be at concert as well but no meeting point or no carry on meeting after concert as it will be during the week.

Kind Regards,