Past Performances

December 2, 2017, 8pm

Time: 8pm

Location: Aga Khan Museum

Turkwaz will be performing with our guests from our 2017 Juno nominated CD “Nazar” at the Aga Khan Museum. We look forward to collaborating again with Ernie Tollar (winds), Demetri Petsalakis (oud, lyra), Andrew Downing (cello) and Naghmeh Farahmand (percussion).

November 14, 2017, 9pm

Time: 9pm - 12am

Location: Cabaret Lion D'Or, Montréal

Soirée d’ouverture – Opening Night

Mundial #7

Doors open at 8:30pm

Come join us for a great showcase of culturally diverse music, beginning with Turkwaz at 9pm. We will be followed by Leyla McCalla, Quantum Tango, Kaia Kater and Nive & the Deer Children.

 

Tickets are $23.50.

 

La soirée est une célébration de l’énergie féminine et des genre non-binaire, avec 5 groupes avec des femmes et personnes à deux esprits venant d’à travers la planète, incluant un groupe autochtone venant d’une des plus grosses îles au monde : le Groenland (Nive & The Deer Children).

October 29, 2017

Time: Doors 6pm; show 7-10pm

Location: Lula Lounge, 1585 Dundas Street West

Join us for an evening of music and dancing!

 

The wonderful Terri Taggart will lead an informal lesson of Greek and Macedonian dances, accompanied by Zephyr (Brenna MacCrimmon, Demetri Petsalakis, Jaash Singh).

 

Turkwaz will close the night with a set, beginning at 8:45 pm.

 

6 pm Doors open / 7 pm Dancing to live music / 7:45 pm Zephyr set / 8:45 pm Turkwaz set

September 14, 2017, 9pm

Time: 9pm

Turkwaz appeared in a triple bill with GROOZ and Sandcatchers at the launch of Polyphonic Ground. This concert was co-presented by Ashkenaz Festival and Small World Music.

August 26, 2017, 4pm

Time: 4pm

Turkwaz appeared as part of Diasporic Genius’ Thorncliffe Park festival “21st Century Village”.

August 18 to 20, 2017

Location: Owen Sound, ON

Summerfolk Festival

 

 

August 4 to 6, 2017

Location: Cambridge, ON

Mill Race Festival

July 27-30, 2017

Location: Calgary, Alberta

Calgary Folk Music Festival

July 26, 2017 7:30pm

Time: 7:30pm

Location: Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium, Calgary

Canada Far and Wide, Calgary Folk Music Festival Canada 150+ Concert Presentation

Turkwaz will be performing songs of Canada’s history along with Jason Collett, Basia Bulat, Cris Derksen, DJ Shub, Mélisande (électrotrad), Birds of Chicago and Barney Bentall in-the-round, each taking the lead on a few songs as the others jump in, providing support on vocals and instrumentation.

FREE

July 23, 2017, 3:00 p.m.

Time: 3pm

Location: NAC, City Room, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa, ON

Canada Scene / 2016-2017 Season

FREE