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 Gallipoli Symphony. DVD recorded live in Istanbul

Artist/s: Music by Demir Demirkan, Ross Edwards, Gareth Farr, Ross Harris, Kamran Ince, Elena Kats-Chernin, Graeme Koehne, Chris Latham, Richard Nunns, Andrew Schultz, Peter Sculthorpe, Omar Faruk Tekbilek. Performed by Istanbul State Symphony Orchestra, Istanbul State Opera and Ballet Chorus, St. Joseph's Gregory Terrace – All Hallows' Gallipoli Choir. Michael Askill (percussion), William Barton (didgeridoo), Horomona Horo (taonga pūoro), Julian Jackson (chromatic harmonica), Omar Faruk Tekbilek (ney, zurna, voice), Bahadir Şener (kanun), Ozan Arslan (baglama), Jessica Cottis, conductor.
Category: Classical, New Music, Turkish
Label: ABC Classics 076 2924 DVD
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“Creative artists from Australia, New Zealand and Turkey unite in this commemoration of the Gallipoli campaign – a remarkable collaboration which will remain timeless in its relevance.”