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Re: [Marbling] "Painted on water" Sertap Erener&Demir Demirkan with Ebru Art by Bingul Sevimli

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  • mehmet sinan akdeniz
    More Information is here http://www.istanbulive.org/ ... From: John Goode Subject: Re: [Marbling] Painted on water Sertap
    Message 1 of 1 , Jun 16, 2009
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      --- On Tue, 6/16/09, John Goode <watermarktile@...> wrote:

      From: John Goode <watermarktile@...>
      Subject: Re: [Marbling] "Painted on water" Sertap Erener&Demir Demirkan with Ebru Art by Bingul Sevimli
      To: Marbling@yahoogroups.com
      Date: Tuesday, June 16, 2009, 1:08 PM

      Hello
      Is this a one show or will it tour the states?
      John

      On Tue, Jun 16, 2009 at 12:01 PM, mehmet sinan akdeniz <
      mehmetsinanakdeniz@...> wrote:

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      > Istanbulive: The Sounds & Colors of Turkey
      > Mazhar-Fuat-Özkan
      > Painted on Water featuring Sertab Erener & Demir Demirkan
      > NY Gypsy All-Stars with Hüsnü Senlendirici and special guests
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      > Saturday, June 27, 2009
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      > From 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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      > Central Park SummerStage
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      > The colorful culture of Turkey and the musical richness of Istanbul
      > come alive with sounds, visuals, and food. Presented in association with
      > the Turkish Ministry of Culture & Tourism and Serdar Ilhan. Click here for
      > more information
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      > Istanbulive: The Sounds & Colors of Turkey is an unprecedented event aimed
      > at introducing Turkish music to the popular American consciousness.
      > Mazhar Fuat Özkan (or MFÖ) has been an institution
      > in Turkey for more than 30 years. With sentimental as well as humorous
      > lyrics that speak to the lives of the Turkish people—and a richly
      > harmonic folk-rock sound that has been compared to Crosby, Stills &
      > Nash, and Simon & Garfunkel—Mazhar Fuat Özkan remains one of the
      > most respected bands in Turkey.
      > Painted on Water is the title of both the band and the ambitious new
      > recording project featuring Sertab Erener, one of the most eminent voices in
      > Turkish pop music, and Turkish rock star, Demir Demirkan,
      > her producer, arranger and songwriting partner. The album, with lyrics
      > in English, combines traditional Turkish folk song with American jazz,
      > pop/rock and blues and features guest appearances by the likes of Al Di
      > Meola, Kai Eckhardt, Tulug Tirpan, Dave Weckl and Trilok Gurtu.
      > Hüsnü Senlendirici, a conservatory-trained Turkish
      > clarinetist, has collaborated with Al Di Meola, Zakir Hussain and Ivo
      > Paposov. Says NY trumpeter and bandleader Frank London, “In Turkey, the
      > clarinet is their saxophone and Hüsnü is Michael Brecker, Branford
      > Marsalis and Maceo Parker all rolled into one. He is constantly raising
      > the bar whether playing pop, improvisation, progressive folk or dance
      > music.”
      > Vassilis Saleas is considered the foremost
      > clarinetist in Greece. Best known for his work accompanying Greek new
      > age instrumentalist Vangelis, Saleas is also a highly regarded solo
      > artist in his homeland. He will be flying in from Athens exclusively to
      > share the same stage with Hüsnü Senlendirici on this special occasion.
      > Backing the two clarinetists will be NY Gypsy All-Stars,
      > a non-stop party band steeped in the traditions of Turkish and Balkan
      > music but equally fluent in contemporary jazz and dance. The group
      > features clarinetist Ismail Lumanovski (born in Macedonia), bassist
      > Panagiotis Andreou (from Greece), Macedonia native Seido Salifoski (on
      > darbouka and dumbek), Tamer Pinarbasi from Turkey (on qanún), and
      > Turkish drummer Engin Gunaydin.
      > Also performing will be guitarist/singer/songwriter Emre Yilmaz and the
      > eclectic Brooklyn Funk Essentials.
      > BFE’s 1998 album In the Buzzbag, which also featured Hüsnü Senlendirici
      > and his band Laço Tayfa, is considered an album ahead of its time, a
      > landmark in the fusion of Eastern motifs with funk, reggae, hip-hop,
      > Latin and acid jazz.
      > FREEE!!!
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