Göksel Yilmaz (Turkey) – saz, ud, guitar
Funda Yilmaz (Turkey) – vocals
Better known for his 5 piece Göksel Yilmaz Ensemble, this time Göksel will play as a duo with the singer of his ensemble Funda Yilmaz. They will perform songs sung in Turkish, Arabic and Kurdish. The music is an adventurous mix of traditional music and western styles. Göksel’s own compositions are also part of the repertoire. In addition to the classical guitar, Göksel also plays the saz and the ud.
Admission is free, but advance reservation is required if you want to be assured of a spot.
16:00 @ Wijkcentrum Torenflat, Laan van Vollenhove 12b, Zeist
17:00 @ Living room ‘t Laantje, Laan van Vollenhove 2193, 1st floor (ring the bell!)
VOLfest is a series of concerts, jam sessions and demonstrations for children in world music in Vollenhove Zeist. The concerts take place every second Friday evening of the month in the community center within the Torenflat. During the day, the musicians give a music demonstration for children at a primary school, followed by jam sessions in the ‘neighbourhood’ living room of MeanderOmnium.
An initiative of the Lotz Of Music Foundation and made possible by the support of the Gemeente Zeist, Prins Bernhard Cultuur Fonds, Fentener van Vlissingen Fonds, Carel Nengerman Stichting, van Tellingen Pul Stichting.