April 06, 2021

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Recent Bilkent Symphony Orchestra concerts are now being broadcast online on the Bilkent Symphony Digital platform. They may be accessed at https://ticket.bilkent.edu.tr/

Polystylistic Music

Can Okan, conductor

Elena Postnova, violin

Feruza Abdullayeva, violin

Rustam Rahmedov, harpsichord

A. Schnittke | Concerto Grosso No. 1 for Two Violins

W.A. Mozart | Symphony No. 33 in B-flat major, KV 319

G. Enescu | Decet for Winds in D major, Op. 14

This recording will be available through May 4.


Soloists Concert

Barno Haknazarova, piano

Bahar Kutay, violin

Adelya Ateşoğlu, violin

İskender Okeev, violin

Marina Agapova, violin

Serdar Rasul, violoncello

J. Haydn | Concerto for Piano No. 11 in D major

A. Vivaldi | Concerto for Two Violins in A minor, Op. 3, No. 8, RV 522

A. Vivaldi | Concerto Grosso in D minor, Op. 3, No. 11, RV 565


Special Concert in Honor of İhsan Doğramacı’s Birthday

Gülsin Onay, piano

Almat Zhaylaubayev, oboe

Nusret İspir, clarinet

Ozan Evruk, bassoon

Mustafa Kaplan, horn

W.A. Mozart | Quintet for Piano, Oboe, Clarinet, Horn and Bassoon in E flat major, K. 452

W.A. Mozart | Concerto for Piano No. 12, K. 414


Department of Music Student Recitals

Wednesday, April 14, 2:30 p.m.

Tambi Cimuk, piano



Until April 20

“Distinguished Works,” Projects by Students in the Department of  Interior Architecture and Environmental Design.


Tuesday, April 6

“What Brain Networks Can Tell Us About Brain Function,” by Olaf Sporns (Indiana University), at 4:30 p.m. Organized by PSYC.

Tuesday, April 6

“Learning Algorithms for Next-Generation Computational MRI,” by Dr. Mathews Jacob (University of Iowa), at 4:30 p.m. Organized by UMRAM.

Tuesday, April 6

“Adventures in Solid State Chemistry: from Theoretical Insight to Application-Driven Materials Design,” by Michael Shatruk (Florida State University), at 5:30 p.m. Organized by CHEM.

Wednesday, April 7

“A Systematic Review of Learning Activities as Mediators Between Teaching Quality and Student Outcomes,” by Ayşenur Alp Christ (University of Zurich), at 4:30 p.m. Organized by the Graduate School of Education.

Thursday, April 8

“Machiavelli’s Florentine Histories: An Essay on the Birth of ‘Constitutional’ Law,” by Prof. Levent Yılmaz (University of Paris Nanterre), at 4:30 p.m. Organized by HIST.

Friday, April 9

“Wave Propagation in Networks with Complex Connectivity,” by Dr. Mathews Jacob (University of Iowa), at 10:30 p.m. Organized by ME.

Friday, April 9

“SmartMessage @ Campus,” by Evren Erçek (CHRO), at 12:30 p.m. Organized by CTIS.

Friday, April 9

“Perspectives on Modeling Interdependent Infrastructure Network Resilience,” by Kash Barker (University of Oklahoma), at 4 p.m. Organized by IE.

Friday, April 9

“Intercultural Dialogue Between Byzantium and Georgia,” by Irene Giviashvili (Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz), at 5 p.m. Organized by HIST.

Saturday, April 10

“Use of Force on Civilians and Human Rights: Human Rights Standards From the Law Enforcement Training Curriculum and Policing Methods,” by Aleksander Krebl (Law Enforcement Specialist, UNDP), at 2 p.m. Organized by  LAW.

Saturday, April 17

“Use of Force on Civilians and Human Rights: Use of Police Force in the Light of the European Convention of Human Rights,” by Aleksander Krebl (Law Enforcement Specialist, UNDP), at 2 p.m. Organized by  LAW.


Wednesday, April 7

“The Education Dilemma: Favoring the In-Group or Assimilating the Out-Group?” by Asst. Prof. Aslı Cansunar (University of Oxford) with Tuğba Bozçağa (Harvard University), at 12:30 p.m. Organized by POLS.

Friday, April 9

“Bir Kentsel Tasarımcı Bakış Açısı İle: Sivil Toplum Kuruluşunda Çalışmak,” by Gülce Demir, at 6 p.m. Organized by LAUD.



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