BIPO News
1 October 2018
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The auditions held on 29 September 2018 for violist to assess for the Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra are finalized. There are 3 rounds in auditions.  Each participant will be given between 0 and 20 points by...

20 September 2018
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Concert tickets for the Borusan Philharmonic Orchestra and the Borusan Quartet 2018-2019 season are available for sale at Biletix ticket outlets and Biletix Call Center. Sales will start from September 22 for new BIPOCARD Classic ...

17 September 2018
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The auditions held on 15 September 2018 for violist to assess for the Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra are finalized. There are 3 rounds in auditions.  Each participant will be given between 0 and 20 points by...

17 September 2018
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The auditions held on 16 September 2018 for doublebass to assess for the Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra are finalized. There are 3 rounds in auditions.  Each participant will be given between 0 and 20 points...

29 June 2018
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Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra’s artistic director and principal conductor Sascha Goetzel will be holding audition to recruit to recruit the new first violin and the second violins sections. Auditions will be...

28 June 2018
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Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra’s artistic director and principal conductor Sascha Goetzel will be holding auditions to recruit the new co-principals (1st and 2nd chairs) violists for the 2018–2019. Auditions...

25 June 2018
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Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra’s artistic director and principal conductor Sascha Goetzel will be holding audition to recruit the new double bass for the 2018–2019 season. Auditions are scheduled for...

29 May 2018
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One of the most productive composers of contemporary classical music, Mark-Anthony Turnage has created a work inspired by visual arts and commissioned by The Borusan İstanbul Philharmonic Orchestra, the Essen Philharmonic,...

8 March 2018
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While its 2017/18 season is still at full blast, the Borusan Sanat announces its programme for the next season. The new season will see the Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra in 12 concerts with star virtuosos from both...

8 March 2018
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Dear Guests, Due to the illness of one of our soloists, Efdal Altun, tonight’s program has changed. R. Strauss’ opus 35 Don Quixote to be performed in the first half of the concert is replaced with ...

21 November 2017
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Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra’s section viola audition scheduled for Saturday, December 9th 2017 at Borusan Oto, 9.55 Hall in Istinye has been postponed to a later date due to the sheer number of...

29 September 2017
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Due to an international event to be held at Lütfi Kırdar International Convention & Exhibition Center, Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra’s Opening Concert scheduled for September 19, 2017 Thursday will take...

25 September 2017
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We are deeply saddened by the early loss of dear Hakkı Çakar, a member of the Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic and Istanbul State Symphony Orchestra. We will always remember him with contribution to classical music...

22 September 2017
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Borusan İstanbul Philharmonic Orchestra directed by Sascha Goetzel accompanies violin virtuoso Nemanja Radulović in a CD recording titled Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto Rococo Variations thathas been released today by Deutsche ...

16 September 2017
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The 2017-2018 season begins, in which 12 concerts will be performed by BIPO and 4 by the Borusan Quartet.  BIPO has accompanied numerous stars of the classical music world throughout its ever growing programs in the past 18...

28 July 2017
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Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra will hold auditions for its section viola. Auditions will be held for the second and third desks of the section viola. Permanent positions for violists on the third, fourth, fifth and sixth ...

9 March 2017
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Borusan Sanat announces the program of the 2017–2018 season during which BIPO will give 12 concerts at its home venue Istanbul Lütfi Kırdar ICEC and Borusan Quartet 4 concerts at the Süreyya Opera House. During the...

6 March 2017
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Starting its successful European concerts in 2010 with Salzburg, the Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra has, after BBC Proms in 2014 and last year’s European tour, given two concerts in Hong Kong as part of the 45th ...

9 February 2017
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We are deeply saddened by the early loss of dear Zeynep Işık, a member of the Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic and also the concertmaster of the Antalya State Opera and Ballet. We will always remember her with her smiling face...

14 October 2016
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The audition held on 10 October 2016 for Flute is finalized. There is 3 rounds in audition.  Each participants will be given between 0 and 20 points by each jury member. Any participants who earn 11 points and...

13 October 2016
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The audition held on 11 October 2016 for 2nd Bassoon is finalized. There is 2 rounds in audition.  Each participants will be given between 0 and 20 points by each jury member. Any participants who earn 11 points...

4 October 2016
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The auditions held on 29 and 30 September 2016 for cellists to assess and recruit new tutti members (except 3rd chair) for the Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra are finalized. There is 3 rounds in auditions.  Each...

14 July 2016
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Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra will be holding auditions to recruit the new 4th flute/piccolo for the 2016–2017 season or earliest availability. Auditions are scheduled for October 10, 2016 Monday at Borusan...

12 July 2016
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Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra (BIPO) will hold auditions for cellists to assess and recruit new tutti members (except 3rd chair). Organized to determine the seating formation of the violoncello group and meet with...

22 June 2016
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Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra’s artistic director and principal conductor Sascha Goetzel will be holding auditions to recruit the new 2nd bassoon for the 2016–2017 season or earliest availability. The...

17 March 2016
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Borusan Sanat announces the 2016–2017 season program of the Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra (BIPO) and Borusan Quartet. BIPO’s 13-concert season program, as always, is filled with stars of the classical world ...