A WORLD PREMIERE BY FAZIL SAY
Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra
Gürer Aykal conductor
Fazıl Say piano
Bülent Evcil bass flute +
Çağatay Akyol bass recorder +
Carolina Eyck theremin +
23 June Saturday, 20:00, Haliç Kongre Merkezi, Sütlüce
Ludwig van Beethoven
Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor, Op. 37
Symphony, No.2, Op.38, “Mesopotamia”
* Commissioned by the Istanbul Music Festival, world premiere
Lasts 115’ inc. interval.
Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra is the resident orchestra of the Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts.
The genius pianist who gets standing ovations at every concert all around the world and a most productive composer of our era, Fazıl Say will premiere his much anticipated work, already promising a tremendous impact, commissioned by the festival on its 40th anniversary. The world premiere of “Mesopotamia” will be given by Turkey’s eminent symphonic ensemble, Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra under the baton of Gürer Aykal.
* Fazıl Say has replaced Beethoven's 5th Piano Concerto in the programme with the 3rd.
1st Category 250 TL; 2nd Category 200 TL; 3rd Category 150 TL; 4th Category 100 TL; Student 30 TL; buy ticket