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Turkey has a ‘new but passionate classical music audience ‘

Turkey has a passionate audience despite its short history of classical music when compared with that of Europe, Sascha Goetzel, the artistic director and principal conductor of Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra (BIPO), has said.

Teacher explores villages to record songs in Turkey’s SW

Music teacher Emre Dayıoğlu spends most of his time and money visiting remote villages in southwestern Turkey to document local music and dance in hopes of preserving it for future generations.

Afife Theater Awards presented in Istanbul

The 23rd Yapı Kredi Afife Theater Awards, organized in memory of Turkey's first theater actress, Afife Jale, was presented to winners at a ceremony on April 30.

Brazil detains FETÖ suspect sought by Turkey

A man who is wanted by Turkey has been in Brazilian custody since returning from the U.S. on April 5, local authorities said on April 26.

Felix Grossschartner wins Tour of Turkey stage 5

Bora Hansgrohe's Felix Grossschartner was the first to finish the stage five of the cycling Tour of Turkey on April 20, despite the bad weather conditions.

Sam Bennett win first stage of Tour of Turkey

Sam Bennett of Bora-Hansgrohe won the first stage on April 16 as the 55th edition of the Presidential Cycling Tour of Turkey kicked off in Istanbul. Click through for the story in photos...

Romania's new automotive sales up 6.3 pct in Q1

Romania's new automotive sales were up 6.3 pct in Q1 2019 compared to the same period last year, standing at 38,253 units, the Association of Automotive Manufacturers and Importers (APIA) said in release on Tuesday. The market analysis shows that domestic sales are further mainly supported by legal entities that account for 72 pct of the total car purchases in the first three months of 2019.

Countdown begins for Ankara Film Festival

Organized by the World Mass Media Research Foundation, the 30th Ankara International Film Festival will bring 120 films to the screens between April 18 and 28. Eleven films will be in the competition of the festival, which will also make the premiere of Nebil Özgentürk's documentary film on Turkey's world-famous poet Nazım Hikmet, "Nazım'ın Kanatları" (Nazım's Wings).

Mamut Art Project to showcase over 500 artworks

Dedicated to providing a dynamic platform for undiscovered creative talent throughout Turkey and engaging them with new and established collectors, galleries and curators, the 7th Mamut Art Project will be organized between April 3 and 7 in Istanbul's Küçükçiftlik Park.