The Pera Ensemble stands for the musical encounter of cultures. Music at the highest level with well-founded musicological research in the field of Alla Turca and Turquerien, the ensemble forms a unique concept worldwide and is considered a pioneer and pioneer for this style.
Not having to choose a side, a culture, a language, but a certain responsibility, a dignity that respects human diversity - that would be transculture in times of "hate speech" and "us-and-them. -Other discourses".
(Gernot Wolfram, Manager of Culture)
Mehmet C. Yeşilçay, Born in Istanbul in 1959 and raised in Munich, he has earned a reputation as a distinguished performer and musicologist through worldwide performances as well as extensive music recordings.
As a musician, researcher and ensemble director, he has been passionately devoting himself to the musical repertoire from the Orient and Occident, which ranges from the 10th to the 19th century, for 30 years.
MYSTICISM & ECSTASY AND MEDITATION, UNEARTHLY BEAUTIFUL SOUNDS
Sultans of the Opera
The Dream of the Orient
WELCOME TO THE WORLD OF PERA ENSEMBLE
"A beguiling essence of tinkling gems"