Gedik Philharmonic Orchestra

Established by Gedik Art, Gedik Philharmonic Orchestra will be performing its Season Opening Concert at the CRR Concert Hall as a co-production of Gedik Foundation for Education and Social Aid and Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Kültür Inc. Aiming at promoting Turkish composers’ works worldwide and at encouraging the creation of new ones, the Orchestra will be performing the world premiere of Onur Türkmen’s work specially commissioned by Gedik Art to the composer, and will be interpreting the Piano Concerto of one of the most prominent composers of the Turkish Republican Era, Ulvi Cemal Erkin, with international Georgian piano virtuoso Nino Gvetadze as soloist.