XJAZZ Istanbul: ‘Istanbul x Berlin Ensemble’ meets with music enthusiasts on April 14th, in collaboration with Zorlu Performing Arts Center.
The new version of the Ensemble project that was held by Zorlu Performing Art Center last year and hosted the jazz musicians who live in Istanbul and Berlin is back. The project is of the most important and concrete bridges the XJAZZ Festival built and will be touring in different cities in Europe through upcoming years.
This year the founders and important names of festival; Sebastian Studnitzky and Ediz Hafızoğlu will be companied by the unique voice, Elif Çağlar Muslu, another Berlin based drummer Tobi Backhaus and Matt Hall, who lives in İstanbul and one of the most important names of Turkish jazz scene.
Considering the applause and popular demand at Istanbul x Berlin Ensemble concert in last year that ended up lasting longer than it was planned, it’s hard not to get excited about the performance this year!
Elif Çağlar Muslu – Vocals
Sebastian Studnitzky – Piano, Trumpet
Ediz Hafızoğlu – Drums, Percussion
Tobi Backhaus – Drums
Matthew Hall- Contrabass