10 March – Local Funky Jazz
Born in Izmir in 1986, local jazz percussionist Olgun Acar started playing the drums at the age of fourteen. He won a scholarship to and studied at the Siena Jazz Masterclass. He furthered his studies at such prestigious institutions as Berklee College of Music, the Mel Brown Jazz Camp and the New York Jazz Academy. In their latest concert, the Olgun Acar Quartet will be playing covers of jazz standards, as well as original inspired by funk and hip-hop. The concert is at Nardis Jazz Club in Galata, 9.30 p.m.