KOZAN MARCH [Jazz Orchestra]
Traditional Cypriot folk song arranged for big band.
This footage is from Mehmet Ali Sanlıkol’s BPC concert in 1997. The band was conducted by Ken Pullig.
UMUT/HOPE [Small Group]
This track featuring Erkan Oğur (fretless guitar) is from the album entitled “Dünya Size Güller Bize/For You The World, For Us The Roses”.
RAST FANTASY [Mehter-Jazz Hybrid Orchestra]
DERE GELİYOR DERE [with AudioFact (electric jazz band)]
This track is from AudioFact’s second album, entitled “Asitane” (Aura, 2003). “Dere geliyor dere” is a traditional Turkish folk song. This is a re-composition of the folk song by Mehmet Ali Sanlıkol.
CAN’T PUT YOU ASIDE [with AudioFact (electric jazz band)]
This composition by Mehmet Ali Sanlıkol is from AudioFact’s first album, entitled “Black Spot” (Kalan, 1998).
An ancient Turkish legend: ERGENEKON [Cantata]
PALS Children’s Chorus and chamber ensemble conducted by Johanna Hill Simpson (2002)
Choreography: Johanna Hill Simpson
Story conceived by Serap Kantarci Sanlıkol, adapted by Mehmet Ali Sanlıkol, edited by Robert Labaree and Johanna Hill Simpson
PALS Children’s Chorus conducted by Johanna Hill Simpson (2005)