Istanbul International Chamber Music Festival
Founded by Aycan Altungül (Director) and Nil Kocamangil (Artistic Director) in partnership with LocksBridge Management, the Istanbul International Chamber Music Festival is waiting to meet with the audiences for the first time between 21 September - 2 October 2021 at the Cemal Reşit Rey Concert Hall.
The festival, which was founded with the desire to contribute to the international classical music events, especially focusing on chamber music field, aims to bring distinguished names and audiences together in concerts where the rich repertoire of chamber music will be performed. In it’s first year, the Istanbul International Chamber Music Festival aims to bring a new breath to the existing culture and arts environment by bringing the world’s renowned artists, most of whom never performed in Turkey before.
Istanbul International Music Academy
With the aim to contribute to the education and career planning of the young musicians, Istanbul International Music Academy brings the master artists who are teaching in the most prestigious institutions of the world, with the young artists together in Istanbul. Academy’s goal is also to bring a different perspective and vision to the young artists by bringing multiple cultures together with the participations from all around the world.
Founded by Aycan Altungül (Director) and Nil Kocamangil (Artistic Director) in partnership with LocksBridge Management, the Istanbul International Music Academy will take place for the first time between 21 September -2 October 2021 at the Cemal Reşit Rey Concert Hall.
Istanbul Cemal Reşit Rey Concert Hall hosts Academy Festival Istanbul 2021!
Istanbul Cemal Reşit Rey Concert Hall
The Cemal Reşit Rey Concert Hall is a concert hall located in the Harbiye neighbourhood of Istanbul, Turkey. It is one of the country's major concert halls, being the first one designed for classical music. Named after the Turkish composer Cemal Reşit Rey (1904–1985), the hall is owned by the Metropolitan Municipality of Istanbul and operated by its subsidiary, the Kültür company. Opened in March 1989, it has a seating capacity of 915.
The concert hall hosts concerts, ballet and dance performances every year between October and May. It is also home to CRR Istanbul Symphony Orchestra, Turkish Musical Ensemble, CRR Big Band Jazz and CRR Instrumental Soloists.