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Spring Jazz and Latin Fever at Fanus Restaurant !
Fanus Restaurant will brings together jazzlovers with the contribution of Nardis Jazz Club !
The program will be start at 30th of March with the performance of Sibel Köse !
Sibel Köse was the first prize winner in International Competition of Jazz Vocalist in Zamosc (Poland) in 1992. Worked with Tuna Ötenel who is one of the greatest jazz monsters in Turkey and had her major experience through this collaboration. She took part in concerts, festivals, radio and TV programs accompanied by veteran Turkish and foreign jazz musicians such as Jarek Smieatana, Slide Hampton, Ricky Ford and Jean-Loup Longnon. Some of the projects she participated in are: "Polish All Stars Band"; "Polish-Turkish Jazz Connection"; Janusz Szprot - "Kurt Weill Songs"; Önder Focan "Vocalists Project"; Ali Perret "Mingus Project"; "Swing Connection"; "Cube". In 2003 she joined the Longnon-Gallis "Jazz Olympers" project and toured in France. She was featured as soloist to some big bands such as Ankara Pop Group (the big band formed within the framework of State Opera and Ballet), Army Force Big Band and Beck's Big Band. Istanbul Jazz Festival, Festival of Jazz Standards (Siedlce - Poland), Fete des Jazz (Paris - France), Miedznaradowy Festiwal Pianistow Jazzowych (Kalisz - Poland), Jazz au Xiricourt (Xiricourt - France), Jazz in Marciac (Marciac - France) could be mentioned amongst the festivals that she took place.
The second program will be held at 13th of April with the performance of Şenay Lambaoğlu !
Jazz singer, composer and songwriter Şenay Lambaoğlu is taking the stage at Fanus Restaurant. She has studied with Selçuk Sun, Yaz Baltacıgil, Neşet Ruacan and Aydın Esen and performed with various musicians such as Yahya Dai, Leven Altında, Ercüment Ateş and Aycan Teztel in many concerts as a jazz soloist within the scope of the project Beck’s Big Band, founded in 2002. She contributed to the Turkish rock album of Cem Koksal, “Siyah Beyaz Masallar,” and performed on the same stage with Nilüfer Verdi and Andreas Buchmann at the 16th Istanbul Jazz Festival. She released her first album, “İçimde Aşk Var,” last year.
The third program will be held at 27th of April with the performace of Çağıl Kaya !
Born in Ankara. After getting her degree in chemistry from Ege University, she studied Musicology and graduated from Dokuz Eylül Fine Arts Faculty. Than she got her masters degree on Music at İstanbul University. Early days, studied with Ömür Gidel. She Studied Jazz vocal improvisation with Randy Esen and Elif Çağlar and had the chance to participate workshops and master classes of Sibel Köse. Besides her private work, she has been the leader and lead vocalist of her band ‘Happy People’ since 2009.
Fanus Restaurant also offers Latin Dance Shows at 20th and 26th of April !
Fanus Restaurant turns up the heat with its "Latin Nights".
The evening starts with Latin Dance Shows at 8:30 pm, followed by a mix of Salsa, Merengue, Bachata and Reggaeton.
For detailed information and reservation please call: +90 507 501 0063 - +90 507 501 0064