Kazum & Arts Canteen presents:
Entry Requirements: None
At Rich Mix 35-47 Bethnal Green Rd, London E1 6LA doors open 8pm
Recipient of a 2017 Women Make Music award from the PRS Foundation, Olcay Bayir is a boundary-crossing singer-songwriter with a gorgeous voice and a band of first class musicians.
This concert will showcase Olcay's original songs from her forthcoming second album, arranged and produced by Al MacSween and Giuliano Modarelli from award-winning band Kefaya *(winner Best Newcomer *Songlines Music Awards 2017) who also lead this evening's band. Olcay (pronounced Ol-djai) was nominated as Best Newcomer in the Songlines Music Awards 2015 for her debut album, and was described by The Guardian as "an impressive newcomer to London’s vibrant global music scene.”
Watch Olcay's composition Yar Dedi on Youtube.
What people are saying
"Opera's loss is certainly our gain" WOMAD
“an authenticity and emotional intensity that moves one to the core.” Al Arte Magazine
“a woman whose voice is extraordinary in range and emotional power” Shepherd Express Milwaukee