Lonely Souls from pianist/composer and filmmaker Emir Gamsizoglu's film project Scenes from Scores will premiere on June 8th in Gamsizoglu's Chatty Pianist concert at Lincoln Center! Scenes From Scores is an Emir Gamsızoğlu project that started in 1997. As a piano student in Istanbul Conservatory Gamsızoğlu was visualizing music by creating scenes based on how the…Read more Scenes from Scores by pianist/composer Emir Gamsizoglu will premiere on June 8th!
“Occident Express” is a Chatty Pianist concert that explores the perception of classical music in Eastern and Western cultures. Chatty Pianist Emir Gamsızoğlu talks about his perspective and understanding of the subject that evolved during his 25 years of living with classical music from Istanbul to Paris, and then to New York - in other…Read more Occident Express – Chatty Pianist’s Farewell Concert in New York!
We look forward to creating more of these sweet memories with our audiences in 2018 Here's a clip looking back at our last season along with Chopin's Waltz Op.64 No.2 played by Emir Gamsızoglu - Happy New Year! https://youtu.be/0N_DlQulUp4 2018 starts with our Manhattan Soiree Concerts featuring a great program of Aquarius Composers; Mozart, Schubert &…Read more A Look Back at 2017
Pianist/composer Emir Gamsızoğlu & theater artist Ege Maltepe were in Orlando, Florida for a meaningful fundraiser for Hanan Foundation's school for refugee children in Istanbul. "Chatty Pianist" performed his "A Refugee in Paris: Chopin" program. Gamsizoglu concluded his concert with these words; "I am aware that not every refugee is Chopin. However I also know…Read more Chatty Pianist’s Visit to Orlando, FL for Hanan Foundation
Refugee crisis is not a new issue, in 1831 Chopin became a refugee as well. Come to Lincoln Center on Friday and join the discussion. Get your discounted online ($25) tickets at www.chattypianist.eventbrite.com Check out pianist/composer Emir Gamsizoglu's message on our channel; We'll have an after - party at Seven's Turkish Restaurant; on 72nd Street. We made a…Read more A Musical & Cultural Perspective into the Refugee Crisis
Chopin's Notebook series along with composer's music performed by Emir Gamsizoglu is now on our Youtube channel. The series offers a look into composer's inner life. Gamsizoglu's new Chatty Pianist concert A Refugee in Paris; Chopin is about the life and legacy of the celebrated composer as a refugee running away from his home country…Read more Chopin’s Notebook #ARefugeeinParis
Running away from war, Frédéric François Chopin found refuge in Paris. Even though he had a reserved personality, the musical and artistic circles of Paris welcomed him with open arms. His music flourished and had a significant impact on our global culture for centuries to come. If he hadn't run away from Poland, would we even know his name or…Read more Frédéric François Chopin ; A Refugee in Paris