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Omar Faruk Tekbilek

Omar Faruk Tekbilek

Apr 14th 2018 @ Zankel Hall at Carnegie Hall 881 7th Ave

New York, NY
I Was There
Saturday, April 14th, 2018
8:30 PM
Zankel Hall at Carnegie Hall 881 7th Ave
New York, NY
10 RSVPs
Show: 8:30 pm

Born in the Turkish city of Adana to a musical family, Omar Faruk Tekbilek is a brilliant interpreter of Sufi, folk, and contemporary music of the Middle East and Mediterranean. An evocative vocalist and virtuoso on several instruments, he has been a major force in world music since the 1970s.

Performers
Omar Faruk Tekbilek, Ney, Vocals, Baglama, Zurna, and Percussion
Hasan Isakkut, Kanun
River Guerguerian, Percussion
Murat Tekbilek, Percussion
Itamar Erez, Acoustic Guitar