Recent Bilkent Symphony Orchestra concerts are now being broadcast online on the Bilkent Symphony Digital platform. They may be accessed at
Bilkent Brass Ensemble
P. Dukas | Fanfare to precede
R. Premru | Five Movements from Divertimento
G. Gershwin | “An American in Paris”
G. Rossini | “Largo al factotum”
G. Gershwin | “Rhapsody in Blue”
G. Bizet | “Carmen” Suite
Recording: November 29, 2020, Bilkent Concert Hall
“Vestiges of the Past”
Bilkent Symphony Orchestra
Ayrton Desimpelaere, conductor
Dritan Gani, double bass
C.P.E. Bach | Symphony in D major, H. 663 (Wq. 183/1)
C.D. von Dittersdorf | Concerto for Double Bass in E major
P.I. Tchaikovsky |
“Souvenir de Florence,” Op. 70
Recording: December 10, 2020, Bilkent Concert Hall
Sunday, February 7
“Divine Protection: Ancient Egyptian Vernacular Shrines in the Eastern Sahara,” by Prof. Salima Ikram (American University in Cairo). The talk will be held on Zoom at 5 p.m.
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Tuesday, February 2
“Nanoengineered Optoelectronic Neurointerfaces,” by Assoc. Prof. Sedat Nizamoğlu (Koç University), at 3:30 p.m. Organized by CHEM.
Thursday, February 4
“Rejecting Retributivism: Free Will, Punishment, and Criminal Justice,” by Greg Caruso (SUNY Corning, Philosophy), at 5 p.m. Organized by PHIL.
Friday, February 5
“Competition Threats and Rival Innovation Responses: Evidence From Breakthrough Therapies,” by Mosab Hammoudeh (University of Iowa), at 5 p.m. Organized by FBA.
Monday, February 8
“The Dade Group of a Finite Group and Dimension Functions,” by Prof. Ergün Yalçın (Bilkent University), at 1:30 p.m. Organized by MATH.
Wednesday, February 3
“Asymptotics of Extremal Polynomials,” by Assoc. Prof. Alexandre Goncharov (Bilkent University), at 3:30 p.m. Organized by MATH.
Tuesday, February 2
The Social Awareness Projects (TDP/Toplumsal Duyarlılık Projeleri) will hold its opening meeting to welcome new members and introduce the group’s ongoing volunteer projects, at 5:40 p.m.