Turkish Cultural Program

From pop to classical, Ahmet covers all aspects of Turkish music.

Also, listen to the news. Some of the headlines:
  • Kılıçdaroğlu starts his presidential campaign.
  • Theologian  Kılıç is attacked.
  • President Erdoğan expresses regret for amnesties to shoddy buildings. 
  • Companies shut down in February increased by 52 percent to 1178.
  • The Economist: "Turkey's economy is running on borrowed time."
  • Thousands of domestic violence victims won't vote in the May elections.
  • Sunday Times: "Gen Z Turks get ready to put 'unbeatable' Erdoğan out of a job."
  • The Turkish Parliament ratifies to allow Finland to join NATO.
  • Retired ambassador Kosnett: "Remind Turkey that its influence has limits."
  • The 37th International Ankara Music Festival is back.
  • An exhibition dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the Republic at the İşbank Museum.

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What is Turkish Cultural Program?

A program in English about music and culture of Turks, with a summary of newsworthy developments, hosted by Ahmet Toprak and Fuad Tokad