March 29, 2022

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Wednesday, March 30, 8 p.m.

Bilkent Concert Hall

Bilkent Music Days VI

Beethoven | Quartet Quattro e Mezzo

Zelal Aktaş, piano

Gökçe Duru Tatar, violin

Meriç Nisan Soytutan, viola

Dritan Gani, double bass

Dvořák | Capacità Quintet

Ceyda Özeser, violin

İpek Özdengiz, violin

Arcan İsenkul, viola

Arda Büyükgüral, violoncello

Alp Birsel, piano

Dutilleux | Duo Gusto

Zeynep Bilgesu Bozkaplan, bassoon

Baturay Kösoğlu, piano

Prokofiev | Capacità Quintet and İlayda Yılmaz

İlayda Yılmaz, clarinet

Ceyda Özeser, violin

İpek Özdengiz, violin

Arcan İsenkul, viola

Arda Büyükgüral, violoncello

Alp Birsel, piano

Françaix | Nar Sextet

İdil Arıcan, violin

Aslı Deniz Bedel, violin

Can Taylan, viola

Zeynep Bilgesu Bozkaplan, bassoon

Doğukan Pahsa, double bass

Yiğit Ülgen, violoncello

Milhaud | Elif and Yağmur Piano Duo

Elif Naz Karabulut, piano

Yağmur Ak, piano

L. van Beethoven | Piano Quartet in E-flat major, WoO 36, No. 1

A. Dvořák | Piano Quintet in A major, Op. 81 “Dumka”

H. Dutilleux | Sarabande et Cortège for Bassoon and Piano

S. Prokofiev | Overture on Hebrew Themes, Op. 34

J. Françaix | Divertissement for Bassoon and String Quintet

D. Milhaud | “Scaramouche,” Op. 165b


Sunday, April 3, 8 p.m.

Bilkent Concert Hall

İhsan Doğramacı Special Concert,

Gürer Aykal, conductor

Gülsin Onay, piano


Wednesday, March 30

“Communities of Practice,” at 12:30 p.m. Questions to be discussed will include: What are communities of practice (CoP)? Have you ever experienced one? What kind of CoP could be formed? What do you think about peer observation? Would you like to be observed by a peer and get feedback? To obtain the event link, please send a message to Organized by BTLSC.


Friday, April 1

“Derek Jarman and Everything That Is the Case,” by Assoc. Prof. Joshua Gang, at 6:45 p.m. Organized by ELIT.


Until April 11

“Kaybolan Mimari Bellek: Ankara,” by Kemal Mükremin Barut, at the FADA Exhibition Hall.

Until April 22

“Distinguished Works,” organized by the Department of Interior Architecture and Environmental Design. The exhibition features projects, drawings, sketches and models created during the fall 2021 semester by students at all levels of the IAED program.


Tuesday, March 29

“Everyday Life and Environment at Pre-Pottery Neolithic Göbekli Tepe, Turkey,” by Dr. Birgül Öğüt (German Archaeological Institute), at 5:30 p.m. Organized by HART.

Tuesday, March 29

“Iridium-Catalyzed Hydrogen Transfer Reactions,” by Prof. Süleyman Gülcemal (Ege University), at 12:30 p.m. Organized by CHEM.

Tuesday, March 29

“Love (Mahabbet): An Emotion Providing the Meaning-Making Mechanisms of Protection (hıfz) in Early Modern Ottoman Familial Relations,” by Dr. Nil Tekgül, at 5 p.m. Organized by HIST.

Thursday, March 31

“NATO and Democracy in Turkey: A View From the US Archives,” by Nicholas Danforth, at 12:30 p.m. Organized by POLS.

Thursday, March 31

“Beyond Books: The Diagrammatic Mode in Byzantium,” by  Prof. Linda Safran (Pontifical Institute of Medieval Studies, Toronto), at 6 p.m. Organized by HIST.


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