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During OneBeat Istanbul, Fellows developed proposals for music-based projects. These six projects are currently underway: Zeynep Ayşe Hatipoğlu & Fulya Uçanok Zayse and Fulya are collaborating on a project exploring urban regeneration / gentrification in Istanbul. In their words: “One of the main problems in Istanbul is the ever-increasing profit-based urban regeneration projects. These projects erase historical and current relationships of citizens and communities. In light of this issue, we wish to connect with local people in neighborhoods undergoing urban regeneration, aiming to document a collective memory and increase awareness.” Zayse and Fulya plan to document the soundscapes and landscapes of changing neighborhoods with sound recordings, videos/photographs, and audio interviews, ultimately creating an exhibition with this material. Audio interviews will feature stories of people who live or had to move from neighborhoods, exploring how their lives have changed, and what was gained or lost during the process. They will also work to […]
Artistic Director Jeremy Thal on OneBeat Russia
Director Jeremy Thal chronicles his musical awakening and early fascination with Russian culture, as well as the creative impetus behind the OneBeat Russia program. “I could never be as devoted a fan as the kids who sported Primus T-shirts, who cloud-nined their cars to Phish, or who sewed Dead Kennedys patches onto their jean jackets. I aspired to like the music one day, when I was cooler. In the interim, the only music that could match the depth of angst in my adolescent soul was early 20th century Russian classical,” writes Thal reflecting on his time growing up in Wisconsin. Check out the full article on Medium.