Yerevan Sayat Nova and Kardes Türküler will perform together Turkish, Armenian, Kurdish, Georgian, Arabic, Gypsy and Laz songs including thewell-known Ov Hayots Ashkharh, Krunk, Bingyol, Ya Hawa, Kamancha, Medet,Cilicia, Ella Ella, Demme and others.Kardeþ Türküler came into being in 1993, as a concert project by theBoðaziçi University Folklore Club which aimed to interpret folksongs ofpeoples living in Turkey in their original languages.
First they preformed Turkish, Kurdish, Azerbaijani and Armenian songs. Later, the Kardeþ Türküler project broadened its repertoire to include songs from other cultures suchas Laz, Georgian, Circassian, Roma, Macedonian and Alevi.
The last album ofKardeþ Türküler, "Bahar" (Spring), was released in 2005.
More information onKardeþ Türküler can be found on their website: