1 CD / Naïve / 2013-10-29Works: Fazil Say: Symphony no 2 ("Mesopotamia"), for solo bass flute, bass recorder, theremin & large orchestra, Op.; Symphony no 3 ("Universe"), for orchestra, Op. 43
Performers: Akyol, Cagatay; Evcil, Bulent [Flute]; Eyck, Carolina; Koselerli, Aykut; Say, Fazil
Conductors: Aykal, Gurer
Ensemble: ; Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra
BBC Music Magazine, February 2014
In these colourful, eclectic, dramatic works...Say impressively flexes his compositional muscles and pianistic dexterity.
Recording information: Istanbul Lütfi Kirdar Convention & Exhibition Centre, I (12/14/2012/12/16/2012)....continue...
Fazil Say: Istanbul Symphony; Hezarfen Concerto / Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra [CD & DVD]
2 DVD Video / Naïve / 2012-11-13Works: Fazil Say: Istanbul Symphony, Op. 28; Hezarfen Concerto, for ney & orchestra, Op. 39; Unspecified: DVD Bonus Disc
Performers: Gungor, Hakan; Karadag, Burcu; Koselerli, Aykut; Koserli, Aykut [Bendir]
Conductors: Aykal, Gurer; Ettinger, Dan
This third recording of works composed by Fazil Say follows on from the successful "Black Earth" released in 2003 and "1001 Nights in the Harem"...continue...
1 CD / Naïve / 2009-03-31Works: Fazil Say: Concerto for Violin (1001 Nights in the Harem); Summertime Variations, for piano; Patara Ballet, for soprano, ney, piano & percussion; Alla Turca Jazz, fantasia on the rondo from the piano...
Performers: Bicer, Celalettin; Kopatchinskaya, Patricia; Koselerli, Aykut; Say, Fazil; Soysev, Burcu
Conductors: Axelrod, John
Ensemble: AML Lucerne Symphony Orchestra
BBC Music Magazine
[The Violin Concerto] is colourful and consistently engaging, filled with ear-catching textures, rhythms and melodies... The orchestra matches Kopatchinskaja's vigour and ...continue...