Sep 19, 2017 — Sep 25, 2017

18 September 2017 Comments Off on Sep 19, 2017 — Sep 25, 2017


Saturday, May 20
Tuesday, September 19

“The Distribution of Identity in International Politics and Hegemonic Transition,” by Prof. Ted Hopf (National University of Singapore), at FEASS, A-130, 3:30 p.m. Organized by the Center for Foreign Policy and Peace Research.



Wednesday, September 20

“Does the Accommodation of Ethnic Demands Lead to Ethnic Moderation or Escalation?”, by Dr. Zeki Sarıgil (Bilkent University), at FEASS, A-130, 12:30 p.m. Organized by POLS.



Wednesday, September 20

Bilkent Symphony Orchestra
Season Opening Concert
Saturday and Sunday, October 14 and 15, 8 p.m. *SOLD OUT
Bilkent Concert Hall
Darrell Ang, conductor
Fazıl Say, piano

Saint-Saens, Concerto for Piano No. 2 in G minor

Shostakovich, Symphony No. 12 in D minor, “The Year 1917”


Bilkent Symphony Orchestra
“Fantastic Cencic”
Saturday, October 21, 8 p.m.
Bilkent Concert Hall
Christian Schumann, conductor
Max Emmanuel Cencic, countertenor
W.A. Mozart, “Cara, lontano ancora” and “Ah, di sì nobil alma” from “Ascanio in Alba”
W.A. Mozart, “Venga pur” from “Mitridate, Rè di Ponto”

Rossini, Overture to “La Gazza Ladra”

Rossini, “O patria!” from “Tancredi”

Prokofiev, Symphony No. 6 in E flat minor


Bilkent Symphony Orchestra
“The Spirit of Festivity With Strings”
Saturday, October 28, 8 p.m.
Bilkent Concert Hall
Michael Maciaszczyk, conductor

Elgar, Introduction and Allegro, Op. 47

Barber, Adagio for Strings

Purcell, Chacony in G minor (Arr. by B. Britten)

Britten, Prelude and Fugue, Op. 29

Holst, “St. Paul’s Suite”

Warlock, “Capriol Suite”


Bilkent Symphony Orchestra
The “Environmental Symphony” With Halit Ergenç
Saturday, November 4, 8 p.m.
Bilkent Concert Hall
Matthew Coorey, conductor
Giorgi Kharadzé, violoncello
Halit Ergenç, narrator

Haydn, Concerto for Violoncello No. 2 in D major

Zavoud, “Environmental Symphony”