October 1, 2018 – October 8, 2018

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Thursday, October 11

“The Case Studies of Staglieno (Genova) and Recoleta (Buenos Aires),” by Axel Nielsen (Nielsen Restauri, Genova), at FADA, FFB-06, 12:30 p.m. Organized by ARCH.


October 12-14

“The Protection of Open Air Structures: Techniques and Methodologies for Monumental Stone Structures in Cebeci Asri Cemetery,” with Axel Nielsen (Nielsen Restauri, Genova), at FADA, FF-213, 1 p.m. To apply: arch@bilkent.edu.tr


Wednesday, October 3

Bilkent Musical Club concert, at FMPA Theater Hall, 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, October 4

Atatürkçü Düşünce Topluluğu introductory meeting, at FADA, FFB-05, 5:40 p.m.

Thursday, October 4

SES (Society for the Environment and Sustainability) introductory meeting, at FADA, FFB-06, 6 p.m.


The Turkish Foreign Trade Foundation will be holding its fifth Foreign Trade Specialization Certificate Program at Bilkent University from October through April of this academic year. The program details, content and other information can be found at www.tdvsem.com. Note that the certificate program is free of charge for both academic and administrative personnel.

Days: Tuesdays and Thursdays

Time: 5:40 – 7:30 p.m. (two periods)

Beginning date: Tuesday, October 9

End date: Thursday, April 25, 2019

Place: School of Applied Languages (SAL) Building


Friday, October 5, 8 p.m.

Bilkent Concert Hall

“Hand in Hand”

Piano Duo Blanc et Noir: Yudum Çetiner and Selin Şekeranber

F. Say, “Kara Toprak”

F. Schubert, Fantasie in F minor, Op. 103

A. Veysel, “Uzun İnce Bir Yoldayım”

Folk Song, “Üsküdar”

Z. Livaneli, “Karlı Kayın Ormanı”

W.A. Mozart – F. Say, “Alla Turca Jazz”

Z. Müren, “Şimdi Uzaklardasın”

D. Shostakovich, Concertino for Two Pianos, Op. 94

(Arrangements: Y. Çetiner and S. Şekeranber)

This concert is being held under the auspices of DMEDD to support the students of the Bilkent University Faculty of Music and Performing Arts.

Friday and Saturday, October 12 and 13, 8 p.m.

Bilkent Concert Hall

Season Opening Concerts

Nil Venditti, conductor

Fazıl Say, piano

F. Say, “Kapalı Çarşı”

C. Saint-Saëns, Concerto for Piano No. 2 in G minor, Op. 22

L. van Beethoven, Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92

Saturday, October 20, 8 p.m.

Bilkent Concert Hall

“A Breath of Time”

Eric Jacobsen, conductor

David Guerrier, trumpet/horn

A. Jolivet, Concerto for Trumpet No. 2

J. Sibelius, “Finlandia,” Op. 26

E. Chabrier, Larghetto for Horn and Orchestra

I. Stravinsky, Symphony in Three Movements