Enjoy Music At the 7th International Bodrum Jazz Festival
The Jazz Society of Turkey is holding the 7th time “International Bodrum Jazz Festival” in 2023. With the support of the Culture and Tourism Ministry of Turkey, the festival will take place between 15 and 25 June.
This year's theme will be “Jazz and Freedom” as this year is the 100th year of the Turkish Republic. In addition to the various concerts, the “Lifetime Jazz Awards” ceremony will also take place. At the festival, there will be also jazz workshops and panel discussions.
The festival will start with the press introductory meeting and plaquet ceremony on 12 June. The festival is a member of the “European Jazz Network”. Also, the festival will exchange artists with the “Rhodes Jazz Fest”.
The festival will take place in famous event places in Bodrum. The festival will be at Dibeklihan Culture and Art Village, Metrekup Bodrum, and Bodrum Commerce Chamber. The attendees will be also able to travel and see the magnificent beauty of Bodrum.
Bodrum is famous for its festivals all year round. In addition to the vibrant events, people can also see historical and natural places in the area. Starting from the Mausoleum at Halicarnassus, Bodrum Castle, the Theatre at Halicarnassus (Bodrum Antique Theatre), and the Bodrum Museum of Underwater Archaeology are the best places to see in Bodrum.
If you are interested in the jazz festival in Bodrum, you may take a look at the festival schedule below.
7th International Bodrum Jazz Festival Program:
15 June 2023 / 21:00 - Concert: Kerem Görsev Trio at Metreküp Bodrum
17 June 2023 / 19:00 - Concert: Masterclass | Dimitri Vassilakis at Dibeklihan Culture and Art Village
17 June 2023 / 21:00 - Concert: Maria Manousaki Trio | Sister Festival Concert with Rhodes Jazz Fest at Dibeklihan Culture and Art Village
18 June 2023 / 09:00 - Workshop: Nuri Bilge Ceylan - Taşra Trio Jazz Project at Dibeklihan Culture and Art Village
20 June 2023 / 17:00 - Concert: Masterclass | Jazz Vocal with Sibel Köse at Dibeklihan Culture and Art Village
20 June 2023 / 20:00 - Concert: Hakan Başar Trio at Dibeklihan Culture and Art Village
21 June 2023 / 20:00 - Concert: Jazz Society Lifetime Jazz Awards and Neşet Ruacan Band feat. Sibel Köse & Efe Erdem | Ayşe Gencer Memorial Concert at Dibeklihan Culture and Art Village
22 June 2023 / 21:00 - Concert: Ballad of Jazz - Bodrum | Zafer Çebi Quartet feat. Didem Kasal Esentürk at Dibeklihan Culture and Art Village
23 June 2023 / 17:00 - Concert: Masterclass | Jazz Harmony with Neşet Ruacan at Erkan Oğur Music School
24 June 2023 / 21:00 - Concert: Ayhan Sicimoğlu & Latin All Stars at Metreküp Bodrum
25 June 2023 / 21:00 - Concert: Aşkın Arsunan Quintet at Metreküp Bodrum
You may take a look at festival details and buy tickets at the official website of the Bodrum Jazz Festival.