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Concert of Milli Re Chamber Orchestra marks a first in the world - İş Sanat

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The concert of the Milli Re Chamber Orchestra, held in cooperation with İş Sanat and Milli Reasürans, marks a first in the world. In the concert with Batuhan Uzgören and Can Özhan as soloists, Vivaldi's Four Seasons Violin Concerto finds its voice with four specially designed violins. The concert, which will start with Haendel's Concerto Grosso, can be watched free of charge on İş Sanat's YouTube channel, starting at 20.30 tonight.


CSO received great applause for his performance at the closing of the Festival

News Source: YENİDÜZEN


While CSO performed under the direction of conductor Antonio Pirolli, violin virtuoso Can Özhan also attended the concert as a soloist.



Organized by the Northern Cyprus Music Association and being the meeting point of classical music in Northern Cyprus, the 19th International Northern Cyprus Music Festival came to an end with the Presidential Symphony Orchestra Concert conducted by the famous Italian conductor Antonio Pirolli on Friday, 29 October. 

In the Festival Closing Concert, which took place in Bellapais Monastery and started at 20:00, the CSO took the stage under the direction of Chief Antonio Pirolli; He performed Kreisler's Preludium & Allegro, Massenet's Meditation, Sarasate's Zigeuerwaisen and Beethoven's Heroic Symphony No. 3 (Eroica) in memory of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk.


Violin virtuoso Can Özhan was applauded for minutes, bised twice

While the impressive performance of Violin virtuoso Can Özhan, who took the stage with the CSO as his soloist in the first part of the concert, was appreciated by the local and foreign music lovers watching the concert, the artist came to the stage two more times after the salute, in honor of the 29 October Republic Day, and on the 27 October the great master Paganini's birthday. He performed a part of Paganini's 24th Capricho in his honor.

Future Violin Virtuosos on Stage for Teacher ÖZHAN

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Promising students aged 9-16, raised by the violinist Can Özhan from ANTALYA, gave a concert.

She captivated the audience with her young talents and made their families proud. A '10 years concert' was held in a shopping center for Can Özhan, who teaches violin at Akdeniz University Antalya State Conservatory and has spent 10 years as a teacher.


In the concert, Peren Alan (9), Atahan Dinç (10), Nehir Kıran (12), Irmak Or (15), Meral Babacan (15), İlay Çakmak (16) took the stage first as a single and then as a couple. Accompanied by the piano, he sang the works of world-famous composers such as Bach, Vivaldi, Kreisler, Tchaikovski, Brahms and Paganini.

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Concert  At the end, the young talents who formed an orchestra and gave a concert with their teacher Can Özhan were applauded. Violinist and educator Can Özhan said, “This concert was the most exciting and emotional concert of my life. Özhan said that one of his students, İlay Çakmak, has been studying violin for 10 years, Meral Babacan for 7 years, Irmak Or for 5 years, Nehir Kıran for 4 years, Peren Alan and Atahan Dinç for 1.5 years without a break.

Can Özhan, who has been teaching violin at Akdeniz University Antalya State Conservatory for 10 years, My biggest goal is; to enable my students to reach the level that can be spoken in the international classical music world.

Masterclass training at the Music Academy

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Students who received violin training at Konyaaltı Municipality Music Academy received masterclass training from violinist Can Özhan for two days. Konyaaltı Municipality Music Academy also offers students the opportunity to receive masterclass trainings in addition to ongoing music lessons. Violinist Can Özhan, who came together with the students at the Konyaaltı Music Academy building, took the students on stage one by one and explained all the fine details of playing the violin. The students, who stated that they were extremely satisfied with the education they received, stated that these trainings would add a lot to them. We train young musicians...

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