Jason Moran’s “Ringing My Phone (Straight Outta Istanbul)” features a sampled phone conversation between a girl (his hostess) and her mother in Turkish.
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The winter came early this year in Istanbul. We already started wearing coats. Amazingly, the air is smelling like snow. I remembered the snowy winter of 2012 (the photos below are from January 2012).
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Pink Martini gave a wonderful concert in Istanbul on September 28. During the concert, they invited the audiences to the concert stage to dance, three time!
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We went for a bicycle ride with a couple of friends to the Asian side of Istanbul. We crossed the Bosphorus by boat. And I took some photos in a beautiful September morning.
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Pink Martini will be appearing in Istanbul Congress Center on September 27, 2013, as part of the European Tour for their new album Get Happy, which will be released on September 24 2013. The “little orchestra” also will be at Congresium Ankara on September 26, 2013.
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