By Heidi Trautmann
Bellapais Abbey refectory has opened again its door to
a series of classical concerts; unfortunately the news reached us late to
announce all of them it in good time. Eight concerts were planned. The concerts
still available are
on 28 and 29 May with The Military Band of the Turkish
Peace Forces in Cyprus with a programme including Arca, Ippolitov Ivanov, Haan
Scherbacher, Hastreiter, Guiglielmi, Orff, Cihangirov and other of anynomous
source. Conductor is Metin Kazgan, for the Choir Yilmaz Taner and a vocalist
On May 31 an Oboe Piano Recital with Vasil Atanasov
and Todor Svetiev from Macedonia with Teleman, Schumann, Grgin, Ch.Colin, F.
Bonzon, Rachmaninoiv, D. Agostini and J.W. Kalliwoda.
On June 3 a four hand piano Recital with Gamze and
Arzu Kirtil from Turkey with pieces by Mendelssohn, Brahms, Chopin, F. Poulenc,
G.Gershwin and F.Say.
On June 10 a guitar recital Ahmet Sönmezler with
Hector Villa-Lobos, Fernando Sor, Sergei Rudnev and Konstantin Vassiliev and
On June 17 the final concert with the Misafir Odasi
Solistleri Leyla Colakoglu (soprano, Bilgehan Erten (Violin), Rüya Taner
(piano) and Dinçer Özer (percussion) with some pieces of anynymous source,
Ince, Liszt, J.Williams, Y. Taner, E.Satie; S.Akdil, Chopin, Bizet.
All concerts start at 20.30 hrs and tickets at TL 20
are available at the known places.