European Union External Action

Europe Day Celebrations in Turkey

06/05/2020 - 13:01
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This Saturday 9 May the EU Delegation in Ankara is pleased to invite you to a special online event.

 

The EU Delegation to Turkey will mark Europe Day 2020 and the 70th anniversary of the Schuman declaration with a moderated 90-minute streamed event including:  

  • Interview with the Head of Delegation Christian Berger;
  • Video on 70 years Schuman declaration;
  • Messages from Turkish representatives from politics, media, business and culture;
  • Video showcasing EU projects in Turkey;
  • Debate on the fight against Coronavirus;
  • A 45-minute virtual concert performed by the European Union Youth Orchestra and Turkish artists playing:
    • J.S. Bach Preludio from Partita No. 3 in E major for solo violin 
    • Camille Saint-Saens The Swan, from Carnival of the Animals 
    • Ludwig v. Beethoven Canzona di Ringrazimento from String Quartet in A minor Op. 132 
    • Claude Debussy Syrinx 
    • Maurice Ravel Bolero 
    • Ludwig v. Beethoven Ode to Joy, the European Hymn from Symphony No. 9

Join us for this special celebration at 12:00 Turkish time zone (GMT+3)

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The event will be broadcasted on the EU in Turkey Youtube Channel