Introduction to Turkish-Ottoman music for the cello

Day 5 Sunday 26|02

Damla Aydın

Damla started playing music when she was 10 years old. She studied Turkish and classical western classical music at Istanbul Technical University Turkish Music State Conservatory (ITU). She specializes in cello and also plays piano. Her playing illustrates a deep understanding of the history and feeling of the Turkish maqam music tadition.

She has been teaching piano, cello and Turkish music for over 10 years and has her own academy. She plays in several orchestras in Turkey and in Belgium like Refa and Jiraan.