Whatsnext? Live at Istanbul Jazz festival (Turkey)

Zorlu PSM Drama Stage, Istanbul

Grammy nominated bandleader/composer and DownBeat's September 2016 Editors pick Jazz pianist Mehmet Ali Sanlıkol kicks off a Summer tour with concerts in the US, Turkey and Cyprus, at Ryles Jazz Club with a giant of jazz, trumpeter Tiger Okoshi, and his genre-busting 12-piece band Whatsnext?

Do not miss this unique and highly engaging concert featuring Sanlıkol's contemporary jazz compositions with intriguing Turkish influences!

The Boston Globe calls Sanlıkol's music "colorful, fanciful, full of rhythmic life, and full of feeling" and "not touristy, but rather sophisticated, informed, internalized", "...and he (Sanlıkol) is another who could play decisive role in musics future in the world."