The "New Year Concert", prepared by the Music Education Department of the Atatürk Faculty of Education, was held on 26th December at the İbrahim Üzümcü Conference Hall, Goztepe Campus.
Head of Music Education Department and Director of the Institute of Educational Sciences Prof. Dr. Mustafa Uslu said in the opening of the concert, “Welcome to the New Year Concert, which we have prepared with great excitement and care. We missed being in concert halls during the pandemic, now we plan to organize these concerts constantly. I would like to thank all our academicians and students who contributed to our concerts, which took place with great preparations. I would also like to thank Rectorate, Dean Office and Health, Culture and Sports Department for their support to organize these concerts”.
The concert started with the Music Education Department Orchestra under the direction of Özgür Kement, followed by the Guitar Orchestra, Turkish Folk Music Chorus and Polyphonic Chorus.
The people in the fully-filled hall experienced a musical feast in various genres ranging from classical music to folk songs and expressed their appreciation by applauding for minutes after each piece.