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ZEIBEKIKO AND ZEYBEK DANCE

CONCERT

 

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:

 

rebetiko@soas.ac.uk

 

CONCERT PROGRAMME

 

PRELUDE:

 

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.

 

PERFORMERS

 

Ali Fuat Aydin

Cenk Güray

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.

 

PERFORMERS

 

1. ENSEMBLE WITH NO NAME

 

Kalia Baklitzanaki

Cahit Baylav

Peyman Heydarian

 

2. THE SOAS AD HOC REBETIKO BAND

 


Kalia Baklitzanaki

Cahit Baylav

Ed Emery

Nigel Fonseca

Peyman Heydarian

Alex Mavrocordatos

Andreas Merakli

Mattheo Merakli

John Mole

Nicos Nicholas

Nikos Politis

Tad Rytwinski

Andrew Vanezis

Kostas Voros

 

 

 


WE ARE HOPING TO HOLD AN INFORMAL POST-CONCERT PARTY. DETAILS TO BE ANNOUNCED.