Workshop with MIAM at Borusan Music House
In collaboration with MIAM (Center for Advanced Studies in Music), Borusan Music House will host a workshop today between 7 and p.m. Percussionists US Amy Salsgiver and British Alex Baker will perform at the event. Salsviger has been performing with the Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra and the Bilkent Symphony Orchestra. She presents concerts and workshops about new music, percussion, composing for percussion, and West African xylophone music.
Salsviger is a co-creator of the Istanbul-based mostly-percussion group SA.NE.NA. In addition to the Hezarfen Ensemble, she is a member of the Istanbul Modern Music Ensemble as well as the Diskant Ensemble, which are dedicated to the performance of contemporary music. She is also half of the percussion duo Naked Drum Project, with Alex Baker.