Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (IMM) City Lines Inc. continues to add new ones to its ferry musicians. In the competition organized to improve the quality of music on ferries, after the applications made through the White Table, the performances of the musicians in the musician pool will be evaluated. The first auditions were held on Tuesday, February 18, 2020, out of 31 musicians who recorded at the White Table, 13 bands and soloists had demonstrated their ability to play instruments and sing in front of the jury.
SECOND STAGE, 24 FEBRUARY MONDAY DAY
The second stage of the contest, which was opened with the aim of higher quality music, will be held on Monday, February 24, 2020 at 10.00:XNUMX. Kadıköy In this stage, 82 musicians, who are still in the musician pool, will appear before the jury at this stage, which will be held in the training hall on the Ferry Pier (Karaköy-Eminönü Pier).
SELECTIONS WILL CONTINUE IN THE NEXT MONTH
Applications to the White Table will continue to be evaluated next month. Candidates who are over 20 years old, who are master of reeds, graduates of conservatories or students will be preferred. When the auditions are completed, the musician pool of Şehir Hatları AŞ will be renewed.
3 PERSON JURY EVALUATES
The three-person jury included in the evaluations consists of Tunç Baydar, City Line AŞ Administrative and Social Affairs Officer and Steamer Musicians Coordinator Tunç Baydar, Üsküdar University lecturer Nazım Çınar and violin artist Batuğhan Çakmak.
LINES ARE DETERMINED WITH A COURSE IN THREE MONTHS
The musicians, who offer the opportunity for the ferry passengers to feel the music and watch Istanbul, KadıköyBesiktas, Kadıköy-Eminö the Kadıköy-Karaköy and Üsküdar-Eminönü boats show their performances. The musicians, who have special identities given by the City Lines, play and sing 09.00 hours a day on lines that change every three months between 24.00-3 every day.