Boston Turkish Film and Music Festival7th ANNUAL BOSTON TURKISH FILM FESTIVAL SM
March 27 - May 11, 2008

 KURTALAN EKSPRES

In Concert

Join us for a special concert by the legendary group
founded by Baris Manco, and also performed with Cem Karaca

Performing songs of Baris Manco and from their own repertoire

    
 

 

 

Sunday, May 18  7:00pm    

TICKETS: General Admission $25, Students $20, Children 6-14 $15

TICKETS ARE ON SALE AT THE DOOR 
STARTING AT 5:30 P.M.  (Cash or check only)

On-line ticket sales are closed.

Ahmet Guvenc, bass guitar
Eser Taskiran, keyboard
Bahadir Akkuzu, vocals & guitar
Cihangir Akkuzu, percussion

Kurtalan Ekspres was founded in 1973 by Baris Manco, one of Turkey's legendary singers and composers in the Anatolian rock genre. The group co-wrote songs with and accompanied Manco until he passed away in 1999, after which the band began working with Cem Karaca, another legendary Turkish rock singer and composer.

The band released its debut album 3552, best known with its hit song Mor Elbisen, in 2003.

The program will be comprised of Kurtalan Ekspres' own repertoire as well as several of Manco's greatest hits that made a huge impact in the Turkish music scene for much of the 1970s through 1990s.


 

 
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