World Premiere in Istanbul CRR
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  • country:Turkey
  • style(s):Ethnic, World
  • label:not signed
  • type:Large Ensemble
  • gender:female
  • instrumentation:instrumental, vocal, string
  • artist submitted by:Y Kultur Sanat

Line up

  • Fargana Qasimova (Vocal)
  • Mehtap Demir (Vocal)
  • Sofia Papazoglou (Vocal)

Three countries' music on the same stage

Sahdeniz reminds Anatolian lands' elder heritage between the cultures of Turkey, Azerbaijan and Greece. The well-known singers Fargana Qasimova, Mehtap Demir and Sofia Papazoglou is prepared a repertory for Sahdeniz with mutual songs of the three different countries, but similar culture of music. Selcuk Murat Kizilates is the conductor and Baglama player, Zaki Valiyev is the Azerbaijani Tar player, Nikos Tatasapoulos is the Greek Oud player and world-wide known musician Goksel Baktagir is the Turkish Kanun player of Sahdeniz Orchestra. The project gets together the three different cultures with mutual harmonies.