MIGF 2019 Opening Concert: Aksak Duo
February 20, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm| $5 – $20
In the festival opening concert Aksak Duo, virtuoso Turkish musicians Cihat Askin, violin, and Mesut Özgen, guitar, present a program of duo and solo works by Pablo Ortiz, Christopher Pratorius, Kenneth Walicki, Mesut Özgen, and others.
Among the featured works are Pas de Deux by Chris Pratorius, Freak Folk by Pablo Ortiz, and A Wave in the Ocean by Ken Walicki (all written for Aksak Duo), as well as Moldavian-Turkish Medley, Rumeli Türküsü, and Turkish Folk Songs by Mesut Özgen.
This concert is sponsored by the Turkish Consulate General in Miami.
The MIGF 2019 Festival continues until February 24th with daily concerts, masterclasses, lectures, and Luthiers Expo. Attend all festival events at a single reduced price!