A sufi music concert by the prominent Turkish singer Ahmet Ozhan will be followed by the Whirling Dervishes of the Istanbul Turkish Music Ensemeble. Experience the "Sema" ceremony performed by the followers of the poet, scholar, the great spiritual master, Rumi, who lived in Anatolia in the 13th century. Ahmet Ozhan has been one of the pioneers in development of Tasavvuf (sufi) music starting from the beginning of the 80's in Turkey. He has continued performing this genre, giving hundreds of concerts all around Turkey, Europe, the U.S., and the Middle East with his group. In 1989, he received the honorary title of "State Artist" which granted to him as a prominent artist by the government of Turkey for his contributions to Turkish culture.
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