November 12, 2018 – November 19, 2018

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Saturday, November 10, 8 p.m.

Bilkent Concert Hall

In Memory of Atatürk

Fawzi Haimor, conductor

Noriyoshi Murakami, tuba

Berfin Aksu, violin

Ezgisu Apaydın, violin

Demirhan Gökbudak, violin

Muhammedjan Sharipov, violin

T. Yayalar, Anaclasis II for Double Bass, Tuba and Orchestra (world premiere)

A. Vivaldi, Concerto for Four Violins in B minor, RV 580

G. Torelli, Concerto for Four Violins in A minor

L. van Beethoven, Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67


Saturday, November 17, 8 p.m.

Bilkent Concert Hall

“Felix and Ludwig”

Sasha Makila, conductor

Alexandra Conunova, violin

L. van Beethoven, Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 61

F. Mendelssohn, Symphony No. 3 in A minor, Op. 56, “Scottish”


Saturday, November 24, 8 p.m.

Bilkent Concert Hall

“Classical Tastes”

Paul Goodwin, conductor

Pablo Ferrandez, violoncello

W.A. Mozart, Serenade No. 9 in D major, KV 320, “Posthorn” (excerpts)

J. Haydn, Concerto for Violoncello in C major

J. Sibelius, Symphony

No. 7 in C major,

Op. 105


Saturday, December 1, 8 p.m.

Bilkent Concert Hall

“Mist and Snow”

Alexander Liebreich, conductor

Alena Baeva, violin

A. Pärt, “Für Lennart in Memoriam”

R. Strauss, Concerto for Violin in D minor, Op. 8

J. Brahms, Symphony No. 1 in C minor, Op. 68


Saturday, December 8, 8 p.m.

Bilkent Concert Hall


Mathieu Herzog, conductor

Amadeus Guitar Duo

M. Ravel, Alborada del gracioso

J. Rodrigo, Concierto Madrigal

P.I. Tchaikovsky, “Manfred” Symphony in B minor, Op. 58


Until November 16

The Library Art Gallery is hosting an exhibition of paintings and prints by Sema Ilgaz Temel, in the Library Art Gallery. The gallery is open to visitors every day (except Sundays) between 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m.

Until November 16

“Multidimensional Sculptures,” by Muzaffer Tunca (instructor, Faculty Academic English Program), at ANKÜSEV. All students, faculty and administrative staff are invited.


Tuesday, November 13

“Periodic Table–Guided Discovery and Understanding of 2D Materials,” by Asst. Prof. Seymur Jahangirov (UNAM), at FS, SBZ-14, 12:40 p.m. Organized by CHEM.

Friday, November 23

“A Static Model in Single Leg Flight Airline Revenue Management,” by Assoc. Prof. Semih Onur Sezer (Sabancı University), at EA-409, 1:40 p.m. Organized by IE.



Statement of Purpose Workshop

Are you going to apply to an MS or PhD program soon? Do you need to include a statement of purpose (SoP) with your application? The Career Center and the Faculty Academic English program will be holding a Statement of Purpose Workshop on November 13 at 5:40 p.m. in C-Block Auditorium of the FEASS building.

During the workshop, you will learn how to write a more effective statement of purpose, and also how to tailor it to different audiences. You will have the opportunity to ask questions and get feedback on your SoP from FAE’s BilWrite instructors.


Party Like It’s the ’90s

Get ready for an epic Friday night with ’90s glam – the Radio Bilkent Winter Party is back! The fun starts at 8 p.m. on November 16 in front of Speed Cafe. Radio Bilkent DJs Kerem Enhoş and Cem Akça will be playing ’90s songs for you all night long, and those ’90s dance moves will keep everyone warm for sure. Don’t make any reservations for that night – join Radio Bilkent at Speed!