Mother Tongues Festival Dublin

I attended the Mother Tongues festival in Dublin-Ireland in February to hold two events. In the first event, I conducted a music workshop with multilingual families and their children. In the second one, I worked with language teachers about how to use music effectively in the classroom. Şubat ayında iki adet etkinlik yapmak için Dublin-İrlanda’dakiContinue reading “Mother Tongues Festival Dublin”

New Podcast! Yine Yeni Yeniden 90’lar

My dear friend Dr. İlker Hepkaner from New York and I are extremely happy to announce that our new podcast Yine Yeni Yeniden 90’lar is online now! We talk about the 90s Turkish pop music and analyse it from different academic perspectives. If you understand spoken Turkish, have a listen to our episodes. Arkadaşlar bugün çokContinue reading “New Podcast! Yine Yeni Yeniden 90’lar”

New Music Project: Squareplatz!

Friends, Today is the big day. Another dream of mine comes true: Making electronic music,being part of a band and this time literally ‘moving’ people! Our first single as Squareplatz is out. Hope you like it and dance with me! Spotify: YouTube: iTunes: Amazon Music: Arkadaşlar, Bugün büyük gün! Bir hayalimContinue reading “New Music Project: Squareplatz!”

Neuro-Psychiatrisches Zentrum Riem

I believe songs have the talent of not recognising places, rooms or occupations. They are able to go anywhere and touch anybody. I thought about this last Friday when I sang at a neuropsychiatry centrum for the first time in my life. I would like to thank Dr. med. Elif Duygu Cindik-Herbrüggen and Neuro-Psychiatrisches ZentrumContinue reading “Neuro-Psychiatrisches Zentrum Riem”

Göçmenin Müziği, Müziğin Göçü

Today I was interviewed at the Açık Radyo (Open Radio) about my PhD, bilingualism and music education. It will be aired next week Tuesday! You can listen to it online: or it will be added here as podcast: Bugün Açık Radyo’da Evrim Hikmet’inn hazırlayıp sunduğu ‘Göçmenin Müziği, Müziğin Göçü’ programına konuk oldum. Doktora tezimContinue reading “Göçmenin Müziği, Müziğin Göçü”