4th Akbank Jazz Festival

4th Akbank Jazz Festival

Dear Jazz Lovers

Akbank, which brings a fresh breath to the cultural life of Istanbul every month of October with the International Jazz Festival it initiated three years ago, besides hosting outstanding performers of jazz such as Max Roach, Cecil Taylor, Abbey Lincoln and Art Ensemble of Chicago, who have shaped the history of jazz, has also brought together select Turkish musicians such as Aydin Esen, Okay Temiz, Can Kozlu and Suleyman Erguner with the great names of jazz under the same roof by including them in the program.

While realizing our festival in three different locations this year, we are focusing more on the musicians and trends that are shaping rather than those who have shaped the history of jazz. Moreover, Drum and African rhythms seminars that Can Kozlu will be giving free of charge are part of our festival this year. Besides important names of contemporary jazz such as Ray Anderson and Dave Liebman, the concerts Marty Ehrlich, master of wind instruments, will be giving with his group will take place at our Haci Omer Hall in the newly inaugurated Sabanci Center. The best examples of the fusion of jazz with contemporary European music will be found at the Auditorium of Mimar Sinan University. In addition Zusaan Kali Fasteau, who will be giving a concert at Aksanat Cultural Center, will also get together with traditional Turkish Music performers and will display a special project.

We leave you with twelve days full of jazz, wishing to meet you at the opening of 5th Turkish Jazz Festival, which will be performed in the memory of Erol Pekcan, our valued musician who passed away this year, by Neset and Nukhet Ruacan, Onder Focan and Imer Demirer and others, who have shared the stage with Pekcan.

4th Akbank Jazz Festival

12 October - 23 October 1994

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15 APR MON
1

18:00

Seminar The Current Situation in Arts Management

Online Platform – Zoom

16 APR TUE
-
17 APR WED
-
18 APR THU
-
19 APR FRI
1

18:00

Conversation From Traditional to Gaming: The Concept of Play in Murat Palta's Art

Akbank Sanat

20 APR SAT
6

11:30

Kid What Am I Going To Be?

Akbank Sanat

12:00

Kid Colors and Dreams Workshop: T-shirt Painting (Ages 7 to 11)

Akbank Sanat

13:30

Kid Colors and Dreams Workshop: Mug Painting (Ages 6 to 10)

Akbank Sanat

15:00

Kid Patterns and Repetitions Workshop: Op Art (Ages 9 to 14)

Akbank Sanat

15:00

Workshop On Stage and On Camera Acting with Selçuk Yöntem

Akbank Sanat

16:30

Kid Postcard Workshop with Recycled Paper (8 - 13 ages)

Akbank Sanat

21 APR SUN
-
22 APR MON
1

20:00

Seminar An Alternative View on Art, Children and Creativity

Online Platform – Zoom

23 APR TUE
1

20:00

Seminar An Alternative View on Art, Children and Creativity

Online Platform – Zoom

24 APR WED
3

16:30

Workshop Objects, Needs and Tricks (Workshop for Adults)

Akbank Sanat

18:30

Seminar Anxiety

Akbank Sanat

20:00

Seminar An Alternative View on Art, Children and Creativity

Online Platform – Zoom

25 APR THU
4

18:00

Seminar The Museum Project: The Collaboration Between the Architect- Curator And Exhibition Designer

Online Platform – Zoom

18:30

Seminar Crisis of Recognition: Pathologies of Emotional Capitalism

Akbank Sanat

19:00

Conversation Touches of Jazz in the Electronic World

Akbank Sanat

20:00

Seminar An Alternative View on Art, Children and Creativity

Online Platform – Zoom

26 APR FRI
1

18:00

Seminar Ra Atlas: Yeni Bir Başlangıç

Akbank Sanat

27 APR SAT
8

11:30

Kid What Am I Going To Be?

Akbank Sanat

12:00

Kid Art Balances: Geometric Patterns (Ages 5-8)

Akbank Sanat

13:30

Kid Art Reflects: Colorful Emotions (Ages 7-12)

Akbank Sanat

14:30

Film International Dance Films Selection (14:30 - 16:00 Session)

Akbank Sanat

15:30

Kid Art Shines: Lights and Shadows (Ages 7-12)

Akbank Sanat

17:00

Kid Art Drifts: Chasing Traces (Ages 7-12)

Akbank Sanat

17:00

Film International Dance Films Selection (17:00 - 18:30 Session)

Akbank Sanat

19:30

Film International Dance Films Selection (19:30 - 21:00 Session)

Akbank Sanat

28 APR SUN
-
29 APR MON
1

20:30

Dance Scene of Anxieties

Alan Kadıköy

30 APR TUE
1

18:00

Seminar I am Playing, Therefore I Exist!: Aesthetics and Rhetoric in Games

Akbank Sanat

01 MAY WED
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02 MAY THU
1

18:00

Conversation Art Direction in Independent Games

Akbank Sanat

03 MAY FRI
1

18:00

Workshop Drawing From Your Identity to Create Unique Games: A Round Trip Through Concept Generation

Akbank Sanat

04 MAY SAT
1

15:00

Workshop Playing with Illustration

Akbank Sanat

05 MAY SUN
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