ZEIBEKIKO AND ZEYBEK DANCE
VENUE: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre, SOAS, Thornhaugh Street, London WC1 [Nearest tube: Russell Square]
DATE: Saturday 30 June 2007
TIME: 7.30pm – Doors open 7.15
ADMISSION: Admission is free, but a bucket collection will be taken to cover expenses. £5 would be nice, but otherwise whatever you can afford.
BOOKING: All seats MUST BE RESERVED IN ADVANCE by e-mail (headed “Zeibekiko Concert”). Send names of persons requiring seats to:
The evening will begin with a 10-minute art-video presentation entitled “THE VOICE OF ZEIBEKIKO”, made by Christos Prossylis.
FIRST HALF: The evening will start with a presentation of musical materals by our colleagues from Turkey.
Ali Fuat Aydin
Okan Murat Öztürk
INTERVAL: 15 MINUTES
SECOND HALF: Featuring the SOAS Ad Hoc Rebetiko Band. Three of our members, Kalia, Cahit and Peyman will do a couple of numbers on their own.
Then the whole band will play songs from the SOAS RebetikoSong Book, with instrumental interludes. Our Turkish colleagues will join us for the final section. The concert will include tunes that are part of the joint Greek-Turkish heritage.
1. ENSEMBLE WITH NO NAME
2. THE SOAS AD HOC REBETIKO BAND
WE ARE HOPING TO HOLD AN INFORMAL POST-CONCERT PARTY. DETAILS TO BE ANNOUNCED.