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Concert in memory of Özay Gönlüm

Denizli Municipality organized concert in memory of artist Özay Gönlüm. Özay Gönlüm artist of Turkish Folk Music was commemorated on the 13rd anniversary of his death by Denizli Municipality.
Denizli Municipality organized concert in memory of artist Özay Gönlüm. Özay Gönlüm artist of Turkish Folk Music was commemorated on the 13rd anniversary of his death by Denizli Municipality.
Özay Gönlüm within the Presentation of Turkey by Ministry of Culture gave concerts in 23 different world countries (9 of them are European Countries) and composed more than 4 thousand folk tunes.
Relatives and friends honored the memory of the great artist. Mayor Osman Zolan, member of parliament Nihat Zeybekci, Denizli Governor Abdülkadir Demir and many lovers attended the commemorative concert, held at Pamukkale University's Congress and Culture Center. Life of an artist was shown to viewers in cineVision before the concert. Yeşim Dağlı sang many beautiful folk songs in a local accent.
During the 2nd part of the concert artist of Municipal Conservatory Hakan Eyiden took the stage. Mayor: 'Today is the 13rd anniversary of death of great artist of Denizli. I would like to thank everyone who contributed to organization of this commemorative concert. We must preserve our values. I hope that Özay Gönlüm and our culture will live for ever.'
Nihat Zeybekci stated that Denizli Municipality brings together thousands of people with cultural activities. We have a dream to see thousands of people dancing folk dance Zeybek in the stadium. I hope that municipality will realize this dream. I thank everyone who contributed to this activity.'
Governor: 'Many artists have come and gone, but Özay Gönlüm has a special place in our hearts. Denizli Municipalty has implemented many studies in terms of infrastructure and urban transformation. We see once again its support for the arts.This activity is also important as make building and road. Thus I would like to thank Mayor Zolan, former mayor Nihat Zeybekci and their team for their efforts.