May 04, 2021

04 May 2021 Comments Off on May 04, 2021

Recent Bilkent Symphony Orchestra concerts are now being broadcast online on the Bilkent Symphony Digital platform. They may be accessed at

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 | Concerto for Piano No. 12, K. 414

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

F. Chopin | Polonaise in A-flat major, Op. 53



Sema Hakioğlu, viola

Sergey Margulis, double bass

Adilhoca Aziz, violin

Feruza Abdullayeva, violin

Cavid Cafer, viola

Hayreddin Hoca, violoncello

E. Elgar | Introduction and Allegro, Op. 47

K.D. von Dittersdorf | Sinfonia Concertante for Double Bass, Viola and Orchestra in D major


Department of Music Student Recitals

Wednesday, May 5, 1 p.m.

Aslı Bozkurt, piano

Wednesday, May 5, 2:30 p.m.

Aslı Deniz Bedel, violin


Sunday, May 9

“Macedonian Painting and the Transformation of Familiar Images in a Funerary Context,” by Prof. Olga Palagia (Emerita, National and Kapodistrian University, Athens), at 5 p.m. Organized by HART.


Tuesday, May 4

“Regional Politics in the Horn of Africa,” by Prof. Aleksi Ylönen (United States International University Africa), at 12:30 p.m. Organized by IR.

Tuesday, May 4

“Architecture Dust,” by Dr. Teresa Stoppani (Architectural Association, London), at 12:30 p.m. Organized by ARCH.

Wednesday, May 5

“The Perspectives of Effective Teaching and Learning of Current Undergraduate and Graduate Mathematics Students,” by Anita N. Alexander, at 4:30 p.m. Organized by the Graduate School of Education.

Thursday, May 6

“Software Product Line in Action With CMMI,” by Murat Doğancı (Milsoft), at 12:30 p.m. Organized by CTIS.

Thursday, May 6

“Imaging in Movement Disorders,” by Prof. Kader Karlı Oğuz (Hacettepe University), at 12:30 p.m. Organized by UMRAM.

Friday, May 7

“Matching Pennies on the Campaign Trail: An Empirical Study of Senate Elections and Media Coverage,” by Pınar Yıldırım (Wharton  University), at 1:40 p.m. Organized by FBA.

Friday, May 7

“Service Facility Location Optimization During a Pandemic,” by Okan Arslan (HEC Montreal), at 4 p.m. Organized by IE.


Tuesday, May 4

“Türk Hukuk Sisteminin Genel Yapısı ve Mahkeme Çevirmenliği,” by M. Çağrı Songüç and Hasan Çetinbulut, at 8:30 p.m. Organized by TRIN.

Friday, May 7

“Avrupa Birliği Yapısı, İşleyişi ve Türkiye İlişkileri,” by Asst. Prof.  Sevgi Balkan (Şahin Çağ University), at 12:30 p.m. Organized by TRIN.


Wednesday, May 5

“Live Q&A Session With Peter Singer,” at 12:30 p.m. Organized by PHIL.


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.