1 CD / Naïve / 2013-10-29Works: Fazil Say: Symphony no 2, for solo bass flute, bass recorder, theremin & large orchestra ("Mesopotamia"), Op.; Symphony no 3, for orchestra ("Universe"), Op. 43
Performers: Akyol, Çagatay; Evcil, Bulent [Flute]; Eyck, Carolina [Theremin]; Köselerli, 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...
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...