Chatty Pianist’s Visit to Orlando, FL for Hanan Foundation

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


A Musical & Cultural Perspective into the Refugee Crisis

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  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 #ARefugeeinParis

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

Frédéric François Chopin ; A Refugee in Paris

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

Chopin in New York

** Due to high demand we are extending this program to March 18, 25. Please get your tickets online to secure your seats** After "Chatty Pianist"s fun and inspirational concert "How to Bluff About Classical Music" in Lincoln Center's Bruno Walter Auditorium, we are ready for our annual "Chopin month" programming. For the last six…Read more Chopin in New York

How to BLUFF About Classical Music

Pianist/composer Emir Gamsızoğlu started to play the piano at the age of 20, after quitting his career as a professional basketball player in Turkey. He created the "Chatty Pianist" concept to attract listeners of all ages and backgrounds to classical music. Chatty Pianist concerts are engaging the audiences with “Chatty” slideshow presentations featuring fun facts,…Read more How to BLUFF About Classical Music

Classical Sundays – New York City!

After a successful tour to Istanbul, our Chatty Pianist concerts are back in New York!  Pianist/composer Emir GAMSIZOGLU's Classical Sundays continue in West Village's historic Caffe Vivaldi, known from movies by Woody Allen and Al Pacino. "What can be better than that on a Sunday in New York?" Tracy's New York Life Join us on Sunday…Read more Classical Sundays – New York City!