Bryant Park Picnic Performances season of free, live performances, continues on Saturday, September 9 with the US debut of Turkish musician Gaye Su Akyol, as well as opening act The Secret Trio, presented by Drom.
This concert celebrates the music of Anatolia and marks the centenary of the founding of the Turkish Republic.
Gaye Su Akyol is an Istanbul-based musician and artist, born in 1985. In her work, she redefines the concepts of power, desire, change and rebellion. She creates a universe of imagination, in which she constructs her own “counter-reality” — a world without oppression or injustice. Without alienating from the land she was born into, she questions its representations, defines new symbols, and chases after the practice
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