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Archive for May, 2011

This well-known early music band from Cologne Germany came to Istanbul on May 23.  But their ill-advised promotion in Istanbul–perhaps not their fault–didn’t inform potential ticket buyers what would have been in store for them.  It was a must-see program of highly polished jewels by the Master.

Bach’s Baroque Jewels from Cologne Academy

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Orchestral Life in Istanbul

Life without a proper venue is one of the challenges

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Janos Gereben’s ‘Music News,’ a column in San Francisco Classical Voice website, wherein he mentions the Turkey/S.F. connection

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Today’s Zaman: Izmir Mezzo-soprano Wins Siemens Opera Competition

Her naturally powerful voice and dramatic appearance is a win-win! Her high G made me melt. Can’t wait to hear the As and Bs…

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Today’s Zaman: Three Divas’ Divergent Voyages

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Today’s Zaman (May 5, 2011): Hegedüs’ Heroic Hungarian Hands

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