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International Istanbul Music Festival

Hagia Eirene Museum • Istanbul, Turkey
Hagia Eirene Museum
Istanbul, Turkey
International Istanbul Music Festival
ISTANBUL  •  Various  •  Ongoing
Baroque music is the theme of the 32nd International Ýstanbul Music Festival. Pianist Mikhail Pletnev, soprano Barbara Bonney, gamba player Jordi Savall and soprano Montserrat Figueras, harpsichord virtuoso Leyla Pýnar, Freiburg Baroque Orchestra, guitarist Martin Mastik, the Basel Chamber Orchestra, conductor Lorin Maazel with the Filarmonica Arturo Toscanini, the Ýstanbul Quartet, French duo pianists Katia & Marielle Labèque and two performances by Nederlands Dans Theater I are among the artists in performace at the Hagia Eirene Museum, one of the most striking Byzantine churches, İş Sanat Concert Hall, Surp Yerrortutyun (Holy Trinity) Church and other venues.

The Lifetime Achievement Award will be awarded to Turkish composer Ýlhan Usmanbaþ.

International Istanbul Music Festival Web Site

Contact: Tel: (216) 556 98 00

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