30 April – Multi-Talented Violinist in Town
Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra, under the baton of Sascha Goetzel, will take the stage to accompany violinist Julian Rachlin. The programme includes pieces by Tchaikovsky and Brahms. After winning the 1988 Eurovision Song Contest’s Young Musician of the Year award, Rachlin became the Vienna Philharmonic’s youngest soloist. He plays chamber music with luminaries such as Martha Argerich and Gidon Kremer, and has performed dedicated works by contemporary composers such as Krzysztof Penderecki. Borusan and Rachlin will perform at the Lutfi Kirdar Anatolian Auditorium, 8 p.m.