Sep 19, 2017 — Sep 25, 2017

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

SEMINARS

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.

 

TALKS

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.

 

CONCERTS

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

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

  1. Rossini, Overture to “La Gazza Ladra”
  2. Rossini, “O patria!” from “Tancredi”
  3. 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

  1. Elgar, Introduction and Allegro, Op. 47
  2. Barber, Adagio for Strings
  3. Purcell, Chacony in G minor (Arr. by B. Britten)
  4. Britten, Prelude and Fugue, Op. 29
  5. Holst, “St. Paul’s Suite”
  6. 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

  1. Haydn, Concerto for Violoncello No. 2 in D major
  2. Zavoud, “Environmental Symphony”