Past Performances

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, M√©lisande (√©lectrotrad), 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.


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

Time: 3pm

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

Canada Scene / 2016-2017 Season




June 1,8,15,22,29, 2017

Time: 7pm

Location: Mabelle Park, Toronto, ON

Members of Turkwaz performing music at Mabelle Arts Iftar Nights in Toronto for the month of June, then celebrating Eid with a set of music on June 29, 2017.

May 27, 2017 8pm

Time: 8pm

Location: Silence Guelph, Guelph, ON

Artists as Activists: Turkwaz and Nauroz Tanya


Friday, May 12, 2017

Time: 7:30 to 9:30 p.m.


Tranzac Club – Southern Cross Room

292 Brunswick Avenue, Toronto