We are thrilled to invite you to an immersive musical experience that will transcend boundaries and elevate your understanding of Turkish music. Join us for a five-day intensive workshop, in the heart of New York City, where you will delve into the rich tapestry of Turkish vocal techniques, repertoire, ensemble performance, modal composition, and makam-based improvisation.
Turkish Vocal Technique: Unlock the secrets of authentic Turkish vocal expression with five hours of daily instruction from a renowned Ney master Omer Erdogdular.
Repertoire Exploration: Immerse yourself in a diverse range of Turkish musical repertoire, guided by a master musician Omer Erdogdular with a passion for preserving and transmitting these timeless traditions.
Ensemble Performance: Collaborate with fellow participants and experience the joy of creating music together, fostering a sense of community and shared artistic expression.
Modal Composition: Learn the intricacies of modal composition within the context of Turkish music, providing you with a unique perspective on musical structure and creativity.
Makam-Based Improvisation: Hone your improvisational skills using the traditional makam system, allowing you to express yourself freely while staying rooted in the rich traditions of Turkish music.
Our Ney master Omer Erdogdular brings a unique approach to the workshop, focusing on the oral transmission of repertoire and technique. This time-honored method accelerates ear-training, ensuring an authentic and deeply immersive learning experience. You'll be part of a traditional master/apprentice pedagogical system, connecting with the roots of Turkish music in a way that textbooks and lectures cannot replicate.
Date and Venue:
Location: Manhattan, New York City
Cultural Immersion: Immerse yourself in the beauty and complexity of Turkish music in the vibrant setting of NYC.
Skill Enhancement: Elevate your vocal technique, expand your repertoire, and refine your improvisational skills under the guidance of Omer Erdogdular.
Community Building: Connect with like-minded musicians, fostering relationships that extend beyond the workshop.
Unique Learning Approach: Benefit from the accelerated ear-training provided by the oral transmission method, a hallmark of traditional Turkish musical education.
Spaces are limited, so secure your spot now for this extraordinary opportunity to deepen your connection with Turkish music.
Embark on a musical journey that transcends time and place. We look forward to welcoming you to our Five-Day Intensive Turkish Music Workshop in NYC!