23.11.2017

Magnificent Start at Karşıyaka Jazz Festival

Karsiyaka Municipality which is being heard of their cultural and artistic events, organized Jazz Festival for the first time. Festival which started with the magnificent concert of Kerem Görsev Trio and KODA, made famous artists such as Birsen Tezer, Meltem Cumbul, Kürşat Başar and Bülent Ortaçgil meet with music lovers.

Music Feast

Karşıyaka Jazz Festival which is organized by Karsiyaka Municipality between the dates of 22nd and 27th of November at Bostanli Suat Taser Theater, opened its doors with the concert of Kerem Görsev Trio and Karşıyaka Municipality Chamber Orchestra. Concert that lasted for nearly two hours made hundreds of art lovers filling the hall live through an unforgettable music feast.

Festival Full of Events

Festival program that is enriched with different colors of jazz music will continue with concert of  Birsen Tezer on 23rd of November, concert of Kürşat Başar & Burçin Büke & Ayşen on 25th of November, and concert of Meltem Cumbul & Manuş-u Âlâ on 26th of November. On the final of organization that will take place on 27th of  November, Bülent Ortaçgil will meet with his fans. Concerts will begin at 20.30. Besides there will be concerts during the day time on weekends. On 25th of November, Saturday at 15.00, Buca Blues Quartet will take to the stage and on 26th of November, Sunday, Benshi will take to the stage. Concert tickets can be obtained from Bostanlı Suat Taşer Theater and from Biletix.

Karsiyaka as Being the City of Art

Karşıyaka MayorHüseyin Mutlu Akpınar said:“We are living through the happiness of meeting another organization that fits well to our Karsiyaka, as being the city of culture and art, with music lovers. I thank to Kerem Görsev Trio and KODA which made a magnificent start at the festival which we realize for the first time. We will continue to meet valuable artists of our country with music lovers. We are waiting for all citizens of Izmir to attend the festival which will create a music feast with each event being realized”.