TODAY’S – Ancient Temple of Apollo hosting classical concert series

Ancient Temple of Apollo hosting classical concert seriesA series of concert performances is being held at the ancient Temple of Apollo in the southern Turkish resort town of Side, near Antalya Sponsored by Turkey’s Crystal Hotels, the “Crystal Hotels Apollon Temple Concerts” kicked off on Wednesday with a concert by a 40-piece orchestra that was established exclusively for the series, made up of soloists from different state symphony orchestras and the State Opera and Ballet (DOB). The first concert featured arias from Bizet’s opera “Carmen” and Verdi’s “Rigoletto” and “La Traviata” as well as pieces from other famous operas.

The series will offer classical and folk music performances until Oct. 30.

SOURCE: Today’s Zaman