Past Performances

August 23, 2018, 6:30pm

Time: 6:30pm

Turkwaz is excited to be a part of the Toronto Bicycle Music Festival Sunset Series! This series is entirely generated by pedal power.

Come and join us. Bring a picnic dinner and invite your friends to this FREE event. Rain date is August, 30, 2018

August 4 & 5, 2018

Time: 12pm

Turkwaz performs at Blue Skies Music Festival 2018 in Clarendon, ON

July 13, 2018, 6pm

Time: 6pm

Turkwaz performs at Mel Lastman Square in the Cultura Nights Summer Multidisciplinary Arts Festival.

May 27, 2018, 3pm

Time: 3pm

Turkwaz performance at SING! The Toronto Vocal Arts Festival.

May 26, 2018, 6pm

Time: 6pm

Turkwaz presenting some new repertoire as well as some favourites from our debut CD “Nazar” at The Burdock.

May 17, 24, 31 and June 7, 2018, 7pm

Time: 7pm

Turkwaz performing music for MabelleArts Iftar Nights every Thursday evening during Ramadan 2018, leading the parade until the sunset call to prayer, and again singing around the campfire following the meal.

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.