Víkingur Ólafsson - Neue! Step
27 September 2019 - 21:00 - Turkcell Platinum Stage

Surrounding PSM with the otherworldly inspiration of sound and melody, Neue! Step will be exploring through the new horizons of avant-garde, neo-classical and ambient music making.  With the concert program and supporting events, Neue! Step will embrace the masters of the highly acclaimed neo-classical music revolution today as well as introducing the influential up-and-comers of the avant-garde music scene. Save the date for a fall festival, Neue! Step.

With his remarkable originality and powerful musical conviction, one of the most sought-after artists of today he is today Vikingur Ólafsson will be at Zorlu PSM on September 27!

Ólafsson made an unforgettable impact with the release of his two landmark albums, Philip Glass Piano Works and Johann Sebastian Bach on Deutsche Grammophon, for whom he is an exclusive recording artist. Praised for revealing new possibilities within the music, Johann Sebastian Bach – featuring diverse original compositions and transcriptions, including Ólafsson’s own – deeply resonated with audiences and critics around the world. It appeared in multiple best albums of the year lists, was named one of the greatest ever Bach recordings in Gramophone, and won Best Instrumental and overall Album of the Year at the BBC Music Magazine Awards 2019.

Always pushing boundaries, Ólafsson set up his own record label prior to signing to Deutsche Grammophon, created and presented the Icelandic television series on classical music, Útúrdúr, and is founder and artistic director of the award-winning Reykjavík Midsummer Music.


What to listen?

·         For Johann

·         BWV 974 – II Adagio – Rework

·         Etudes: No.5

Category 1 - Full 154.00 TL Student 124.00 TL
Category 2 - Full 110.00 TL Student 90.00 TL

- Suitable for servers aged 8 and up.
- There will be no spectators after the event starts.
- Zorlu Performing Arts Center reserves the right to make adjustments to discounted ticket conditions.
- Will insert camera and camera into the event venue.
- The venue has the right to make the event area and the event time.
- the organization company reserves the right to arrange an appropriate meeting for the event and not to refund the fare.
- Student ticket is with Student ID. Can present ID on the day of the event.

Participants under the age of 8 cannot attend the performance.
  Participants under the age of 8 cannot attend the performance.  
Entrance to the performance with professional audio and video recording devices is strictly prohibited.
  Entrance to the performance with professional audio and video recording devices is strictly prohibited.  
This performance venue is wheelchair friendly.
  This performance venue is wheelchair friendly.  
Turkcell Platinum Stage

Another saloon of Zorlu PSM is the Turkcell Platinum Stage with its natural acoustic feature...

The place takes up a space of 315 m2 in total together with the 156 m2 stage and backstage which has 12 m wideness, 13m depth and 12 m height. It enables entrance to the under stage like the Main Theater. It has the characteristics of a sophisticated theater with its carefully designed audio system which is properly chosen suitable to the natural acoustic. Turkcell Platinum Stage which is equipped with the last technological advances has got unique sound, light and video equipment inside. 

The saloon with 717 seat capacity is formed of balcony and parterre areas.  It has hosted many different works up to now with PSM production and presented in corporation with Talimhane Tiyatrosu such as the "Seni Seviyorum, Mükemmelsin, Şimdi Değiş" musical, the Yoldan Çıkan Oyun theater, as an extraordinary silent theater the "Smashed" show, several native theater groups and the Shakespeare's Globe Theatre which is considered as one of the groups presenting Shakespeare's plays in the best way. Zorlu also met art lovers with many Children's Theaters, many artists such as Fazıl Say, Riff Cohen, Sir James Galway, our young jazz artist Karsu, events and theaters.