December 21, 2021

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Tuesday, December 28, 8 p.m.

Bilkent Concert Hall

New Year’s Concert

Matthew Coorey, conductor

Aleksandra Kubas-Kruk, soprano

G. Rossini | Overture to “La Gazza Ladra”

W.A. Mozart  | “Giunse alfin il momento…Deh vieni, non tardar” from “Le Nozze di Figaro”

G. Rossini | “Una voce poco fa” from “Il Barbiere di Siviglia”

J. Strauss II | Overture to “Die Fledermaus”

A. Khachaturian | Waltz from “Masquerade”

G. Donizetti | “Prendi, per me sei libero…Il mio rigor dimentica” from “L’Elisir d’Amore”

P. Mascagni | Intermezzo from “Cavalleria Rusticana”

G. Verdi | “Sul fil d’un soffio etesio” from “Falstaff”

J. Offenbach | Barcarolle from “The Tales of Hoffmann”

G. Donizetti | “Quel guardo, il cavaliere…So anch’io la virtù magica” from “Don Pasquale”

J. Strauss II | “An der schönen blauen Donau,” Op. 314


December 23, 30

“American Blues,” by Tennessee Williams, at the Bilkent Theater Hall, 8 p.m. Tickets for the play (which is being performed in Turkish translation) can be obtained from


Tuesday, December 21

“Siber Güvenlik ve Barikatta Kariyer,” by Bahadır Gökhan Sarıkoz, at Bilintur Conference Hall, 12:30 p.m. Organized by CTIS.

Tuesday, December 21

“Strong Light–Matter Interactions Influencing Chemical Reactions: Plasmonic Photocatalysis and Polaritonic Chemistry,” by Wonmi Ahn (UNAM), at 12:30 p.m. Organized by CHEM.

Wednesday, December 22

“Implications of Counterfactual Thinking for Sustainable Service Consumption,” by Semih Yılmaz (California State University East Bay), at 1:30 p.m. Organized by FBA.


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