A Look Back at 2017

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


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

Chatty Pianist Salon Concert

Next Friday (16th of December) music lovers in New York will gather around the piano for an intimate salon concert by "Chatty Pianist" Emir Gamsızoğlu. The host of the evening is an avid fan of Gamsızoğlu's concerts at Caffe Vivaldi (2013-16). A retired flight attendant, Ms. Brown says when she used to travel around Europe, she…Read more Chatty Pianist Salon Concert

Music Appreciation Classes with Chatty Pianist Emir GAMSIZOGLU

Classical music lovers of all ages and backgrounds are gathering at Chatty Pianist Emir Gamsızoğlu's piano studio for his newly designed music appreciation classes. Join the party! The group meets to learn interesting details about composers, different forms and periods of music while listening to Emir Gamsızoğlu's vast archive. In every lesson Gamsızoğlu performs selected…Read more Music Appreciation Classes with Chatty Pianist Emir GAMSIZOGLU

Classical Sundays with special guest; acclaimed opera singer Burak Bilgili

This weekend, our dear friend acclaimed Turkish bass Burak Bilgili is joining us in our Classical Sundays at Caffe Vivaldi. Bilgili is an internationally acclaimed bass who made his Teatro de Scala debut in 2002 (Lucrezia Borgia) and Metropolitan Opera debut in 2004 (Don Giovanni). Burak is a recipient of numerous awards starting with BBC's Singer of…Read more Classical Sundays with special guest; acclaimed opera singer Burak Bilgili

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!

Occident Express

Join us for our last concerts before Chatty Pianist's tour to Istanbul! April 24, 30, May 8 at 4pm at Caffe Vivaldi OCCIDENT EXPRESS with CHATTY PIANIST Pianist/composer Emir Gamsızoğlu performs a new program based on the voyage of music from East to West. Selected solo piano pieces by Bach, Chopin, Schubert, Gershwin, Lecuona, Levitzky,…Read more Occident Express