February 08, 2022

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CONCERTS

Saturday, February 19, 8 p.m.

Bilkent Concert Hall

“Magical Recorder”

Christoph Mathias Mueller, conductor

Lucie Horsch, recorder

G. Gabrieli | Canzon per sonar noni toni à 12, Ch. 183

G. Gabrieli | Sonata pian’ e forte, Ch. 175

G. Gabrieli | Canzon per sonar duodecimi toni

G.P. Telemann | Recorder Concerto in F major, TWV 51:F1

G. Sammartini | Recorder Concerto in F major

J.S. Bach | Adagio, BWV 974 (Arr. from A. Marcello’s Oboe Concerto)

A. Vivaldi | Recorder Concerto in C major, RV 443

F. Schubert | Overture “In the Italian Style” in D major, D. 590

 

Friday, February 25, 8 p.m.

Bilkent Concert Hall

In Memory of İhsan Doğramacı

Gürer Aykal, conductor

Bülent Yazıcı, mandolin

Yevgeniy Kostrytskyy, violin

Irina Nikotina, violin

A. Vivaldi | Concerto for Two Violins in A minor, RV 522

A. Vivaldi | Concerto for Mandolin in C major, RV 425

A. Vivaldi | Concerto for Mandolin in D major, RV 93, P. 209

W.A. Mozart | Symphony No. 34 in C major, K. 338

 

Saturday, March 5, 8 p.m.

Bilkent Concert Hall

“L’Italiana in Algeri”

Emil Tabakov, conductor

Cem Çeliksırt, guitar

G. Rossini | Overture to “L’Italiana in Algeri”

M. Giuliani | Concerto for Guitar No. 1 in A major, Op. 30

L. van Beethoven | Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 36

LECTURES

Friday, February 18

“A Few Tricks to Make Solids Slippery,” by Prof. David Quéré (ESPCI-Paris and École Polytechnique), at 1:30 p.m. Organized by ME and the French Embassy in Ankara.

Friday, March 25

“Gaseous Microfluidics: Molecular Tagging as an Experimental Tool for Analyzing Its Particularities,” by Prof. Stéphane Colin (University of Toulouse and INSA), at 1:30 p.m. Organized by ME and the French Embassy in Ankara.

SEMINARS

Tuesday, February 8

“Knowledge and Understanding: Education in Aldous Huxley’s Short Stories,” by Sajed Chowdhury, 7:45 p.m. Organized by ELIT.

Tuesday, February 8

“Women Writers and Alchemy in Early Modern Britain,” by Sajed Chowdhury, 7:45 p.m. Organized by ELIT.

Wednesday, February 9

“Planning Energy Transportation Under Long-Term Uncertainties,” by Fikri Küçüksayacıgil (University of California San Diego), at 9 a.m. Organized by FBA.

TALKS

Tuesday, February 8

“Context-Driven Landscapes: Materials, Technology and Sustainability,” by Duncan Denley (Managing Director, desert INK) and Nichal Jacob Rajan (Senior Landscape Architect, desert INK), at 10:30 a.m. Organized by LAUD.

 

Spring Semester Sports Programs

The Physical Education and Sports Center has another great semester of healthy, fun activities scheduled for spring 2022. The courses and programs being offered include badminton, group exercise programs, martial arts, Pilates, squash, table tennis, tennis and yoga.

Registration for this year’s spring semester sports courses will take place February 13 at the Dormitories Sports Hall, Main Sports Hall and Indoor Tennis Courts of the Outdoor Sports Facilities complex. All courses will begin the week of February 14.

To use any of the sports facilities or to attend a sports course, you need to bring your Bilkent ID card with you each time you enter a facility.

For more information, please contact the Sports Center at For information about meetings and activities of university departments or student clubs, please see their websites or social media accounts, or contact them directly via telephone or email.