In this period during which humanity is struggling against the Covid-19 outbreak, the concert ‘From 7 Hills to 7 Continents’ which was organized by the Presidency with the slogan of ‘Love and unity message from Istanbul where the continents meet’ on April 23, National Sovereignty and Children's Day, and attended by many distinguished musicians heralds the beginning of a tradition.
The Presidency which launched a series of concerts from Istanbul with the project ‘From 7 Hills to 7 Continents’ on April 23 continues to spread its activities towards Turkey’s precious historical places in Ramadan and on Eid al-Fitr.
With the concerts to be held at our cultural treasuries in Turkey’s different cities, the Presidency both will make the Turkish nation embark on a journey to history in these days during which the Turkish nation spends time at their homes and also will touch the hearts on these special days of the year with a multi-colored concert program composed of different types of music.
Ferman Akgül, Şirin Pancaroğlu - Bora Uymaz, Serkan Çağrı, Yusuf Güney, Murat Karahan, Kubat, Fettah Can, Mazhar Alanson will meet with the audience at the concerts to be held in Cappadocia, Aphrodisias, Patara, Ephesus, Hierapolis, Safranbolu and Istanbul Mimar Sinan University and İstanbul Archaeology Museum.
The concert program that will be broadcast via the mainstream media channels and social media is as follows:
May 19 - Şirin Pancaroğlu and Bora Uymaz - Marifetnağme
The Sufi Music Concert, conceptualized by Şirin Pancaroğlu and Bora Uymaz for the poems of Erzurum's İbrahim Hakkı, Hacı Fehim Efendi, Hakkı İbrahimhakkıoğlu and Belkıs İbrahimhakkıoğlu.
APHRODISIAS ANCIENT THEATRE
May 20 - Ferman Akgül and Ethnic Band – Folk Songs and Anatolian Pop Tunes
May 21 - Serkan Çağrı and Balkan Ensemble & Elif Buse Doğan - Thrace and Balkan Tunes
PATARA ANCIENT CITY
May 22 - Yusuf Güney
EPHESUS ANCIENT CITY
May 23 - Murat Karahan and Antalya State Opera Ballet Orchestra - TSM Concert
HIERAPOLIS ANCIENT THEATRE
May 24 - Kubat - Indispensable Folk Songs
May 25 - Fettah Can
MİMAR SİNAN FINE ARTS UNIVERSITY
May 26- Mazhar Alanson
ISTANBUL ARCHAEOLOGY MUSEUM
Measures for outbreak
During the organization of the concerts, measures for hygiene and safety are strictly followed due to the outbreak.