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Five thousand years of tradition is kept alive

The 5th International Aegean Minstrels Feast organized this year by the Denizli Metropolitan Municipality began. Minstrels came from the country and abroad lived Denizli citizens unforgettable moments.

The 5th International Aegean Minstrels Feast organized this year by the Denizli Metropolitan Municipality began with the participation of minstrels from various provinces of Turkey and from the Turkish world. Deputy Mayor of Denizli Metropolitan Municipality Assembly Ali Değirmenci, Merkezefendi Governor Şükrü Görücü, Head of Culture and Social Affairs Department of Denizli Metropolitan Municipality Hüdaverdi Otaklı and many citizens attended the event held at Çatalçeşme Theatre Hall. The 22 minstrels within the country and 5 from the Turkish world offered examples of beauties with their poems and songs. Minstrels lived the audience memorable moments by bringing back to life a tradition of five thousand years old.


Minstrelsy is based on love

 

Speaking at the program, Deputy Mayor of Denizli Metropolitan Municipality Assembly Ali Değirmenci said that Aegean Minstrels Feast launched 2 years ago with the support and efforts of Mayor of Denizli Metropolitan Municipality Osman Zolan has become international. Değirmenci, ''Minstrelsy is a tradition based on love, brotherhood, friendship, patriotism and flag love. Today we have here guests from all the Anatolia, from East Turkestan to Central Asia, from the Central Asia to Caucasus. These geographical areas are the place where brotherhood, friendship were born, ''he said.


The tradition of minstrelsy will be kept alive

 

Değirmenci concluded his speech as follows: ''Denizli Metropolitan Municipality wants to share this gift given by the history to this beautiful region, the richness of minstrelsy tradition, the minstrelsy flag, with our current generation and to transmit this beautiful value to our future generations. ''