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Bachfest Ankara

Name:

Bachfest Ankara

Location:

Ankara, Turkey

Venues:

State Museum of Painting and Sculpture Concert Hall

Years:

Since 2014 (Concert Series)

Months:

1 concert in a month

Artistic Director:

Sami Yenice, Bilge Küçükdoğan, Hasan Keleşoğlu

Ensembles:

V/A

Website:

Bachfest Ankara (Official Website) [Turkish/English/German]

History & Mission:

Bachfest to lure Bach lovers to Turkish capital.

Starting in 2014, the Turkish capital Ankara will host its own Bach Festival, part of a classical music festival held in locations throughout the world to celebrate the memory of the German composer J.S. Bach.

The Bachfest Ankara came about as the initiative of Bach specialists Sami Yenice, Bilge Küçükdoğan and Hasan Keleşoğlu. The event will feature the work of the great composer J.S. Bach in a series of events throughout the year. His pieces, among the finest examples of the Baroque style, will be performed by high-profile world musicians and performers.

Logo:

Jan 14, 2014
Emma Kirkby, Ingrid Seifert & İzmir Baroque

Feb 7, 2014
Concerto Melante

Mar 29, 2014
Hille Perl, Lee Santana & Michael Behringer

May 24, 2014
Catrin Finch

Jun 27, 2014
Ensemble Flautino

   

Source: Sami Yenice - Managing Director, Bachfest Ankara (March 2014)

Prepared by Aryeh Oron (March 2014)

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