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Akbank Jazz Festival: Evrencan Gündüz Quintet at Akbank International Jazz Festival at Moda Stage


Moda Stage
Akbank International Jazz Festival

General Asım Gündüz Cad Halil Ethem Street, Kadıköy


Thu, November 16, 2017

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Born in 1996, in İstanbul, Kadıköy, Evrencan Gündüz fell for blues music after watching “Ray”, a biopic about Ray Charles. Later on, he improved his music knowledge listening to names like Jimi Hendrix, B.B. King, Albert Collins, Freddie King and James Brown. At 14, he learnt playing classical guitar on his own. At 15, his father Asım Can Gündüz –one of the top guitar virtuosi of Turkey– bought him an electric guitar, and so he took his first step into professional music life. At 16, he was playing in streets and on ferries that cross the Bosphorus Strait. In the same year, he founded his first band, T-Blues, with his friends...

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erimcan erdemir uploaded this event on October 2, 2017