The 97th anniversary of the founding of the Republic of Turkey at Cemal Reşit Rey Concert Hall was celebrated with a concert worthy of the innovations brought by cumhuriyet in music.
Republic Day Special Concert; The Gedik Philharmonic Orchestra, led by conductor Orhun Orhon, performed the world premieres of the new compositions of successful young composers Mahir Cetiz and Cem Oslu, as well as a string orchestra called “Sinfonietta” by Ulvi Cemal Erkin, one of the first composers of the Republic and one of the most important representatives of the national music movement.
He took part as a soloist in Anadolu Nefesli Beşlisi at the concert where the music bridge was established between the past and the today.
At two different times, 18.00 and 20.00, music lovers experienced the enthusiasm of Republic Day on October 29th with this meaningful concert.
BHA – WORLD