Seminar – Kudsi Ergüner

Professional Ney Player from Paris
Open seminar to all instruments!

// Ottoman Classical and Sufi Music
// Taksim (improvisation)
// Teaching of classical Sufi music and Mevlevi-Sufi tradition

Tuesday, 6th & Wednesday, 7th of May 2014
16:00 – 20:00 pm


Konservatorium für Türkische Musik Berlin
Bergmannstraße 29
10961 Berlin

Seminar description
He was born in Diyarbakır, Turkey in 1952. As a boy, Kudsi studied with his father Ulvi Erguner and attended the Sema of the Mevlevi-Sufi tradition along with other Dervish ceremonies. He started his musical career in Istanbul Radio in 1969. For several decades, he has researched the earliest roots of Ottoman music which he has also taught, performed and recorded.
In the seventies Kudsi Erguner moved to Paris where, at the beginning of the eighties, he founded the Mevlana Institute devoted to the study and teaching of classical Sufi music.

Kudsi Erguner in his seminars teaches:
– Ottoman Classical and Sufi Music
– Taksim (improvisation)
– Mevlevi-Sufi tradition
– Ceremonial music (Mevlevi)
– Composition from the Mevlevi
– The play along with the instrumental band or ensemble
– The play along with the singer and to accompany to soloist

>> Example of Kudsi Erguner

Seminar Language
Turkish & english


65,00 € (for 2 Days)
40,00 € (for 2 Days, reduced Price for BTMK members and students)

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Fon: 030/69504601

Konservatorium für türkische Musik Berlin
Bergmannstraße 29, 10961 Berlin
Fon: 030/69 50 46 01
Fax: 030/69 50 46 03
Mo-Fr: 10 – 19 Uhr