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Sunday, February 26, 2006

Music of Turkey

Turkish artists Sezen Aksu, Şebnem Ferah, Zülfü Livaneli, Münir Nureddin Selçuk, Erkin Koray, Sertab Erener

Today, Turkish music is a fusion of classical art music, folk songs, Ottoman military music, Islamic hymns and the norms of western art music, with the Istanbul music scene as the hub of musical creativity.

Here are some posts introducing the music of Turkey:
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Turkish Rock Music by Teemeah Baksa
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Musical Tributes
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Sounds of Istanbul

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