Who We Are?

Makam New York is a non-profit organization.

Our mission is to promote the creation, performance and appreciation of Ottoman Turkish music and arts. Makam New York serves the artistic community and the general public by providing research, education, and presentation of music and arts based on and inspired by Ottoman Turkish heritage.

Makam New York was founded by Ahmet Erdoǧdular, one of the leading contemporary vocalists of Turkish music, now based in New York City.