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UnStumm in Hong Kong and Singapore

UnStumm is Korhan Erel’s intercultural collaborative audiovisual project he developed with Nicola Hein. The project was premiered with the support of Akademie der Künste der Welt in 2015 in Cologne between artists from Germany and Turkey. Nicola and Korhan are … Continue reading

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Concerts in September

Korhan Erel will play many concerts in several German cities in September. The first twoconcerts will be in the Platzhirsch Festival in Duisburg on September 3 and 4 with the core trio Empire of Thorsten Töpp, Liz Allbee and Korhan … Continue reading

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Berlin Bülbül in its third year in Berlin

David Rothenberg and Korhan Erel have been playing live with nightingales in Berlin since 2014. In their third year in the city, which is one of the most important locations for nightingale research in Europe, they will do two outdoor … Continue reading

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Frank Gratkowski, Kazuhisa Uchihashi, Emilio Gordoa, Korhan Erel

This concert’s going to be special. Korhan will be meeting three amazing players at Berlin’s secretive, cosy space Miss Hecker on April 17. Korhan has played several concerts with Emilio Gordoa in Berlin and with Frank Gratkowski in Istanbul and … Continue reading

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Concert with Elliott Sharp, David Rothenberg, Lasse-Marc Riek

Korhan Erel will play a concert  with an amazing line-up of musicians on March 13 at quiet cue. The quartet consists of Elliott Sharp on guitar, David Rothenberg on clarinets and electronics, Lass-Marc Riek on field recordings and Korhan on computer and controllers. … Continue reading

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First two concerts on 2016

Korhan Erel will play only two concerts in January 2016, both of which will be in Berlin. The first one will be a celebration of the anniversary of cellist friend Uygur Vural’s first concert in Berlin at Miss Hecker. Besides … Continue reading

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Saadet Türköz, Thomas Maos, Korhan Erel in the Jazz and Classic Days, Tübingen

Korhan Erel will play an exciting improvised trio concert with vocal improviser/singer Saadet Türköz and guitarist Thomas Maos in the Tübingen Jazz and Classic Days on October 22. Korhan had played once with Saadet in Istanbul before and had played … Continue reading

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Concerts with Şevket Akıncı and Anıl Eraslan in Cologne, Hamburg and Berlin

Korhan Erel will play a series of concerts in Germany with his long-time collaborator from Istanbul, guitarist and composer Şevket Akıncı, and cellist Anıl Eraslan, with whom Korhan has been collaborating in several projects since 2010. Anıl is based in … Continue reading

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Two concerts in the New Sounds of Berlin and Istanbul at Radialsystem

Korhan Erel will play two concerts with his two Istanbul-based projects on March 14 at Radialsystem in the New Sounds of Istanbul and Berlin event organized by Borusan Music House (Istanbul) and Radialsystem (Berlin), and curated by Ipek Ipekçioğlu. The … Continue reading

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Islak Köpek’s 10th Anniversary Concerts in Istanbul and Berlin

Islak Köpek is an Istanbul-based free improvisation ensemble founded by me and Şevket Akıncı in 2005. It has been at the forefront of experimental music in Turkey ever since and has pioneered the beginning of free improvisation as an established … Continue reading

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