Arda Cabaoglu, DMA

Performer, Educator, Scholar of Music & The Trumpet

 Photo by Gerry Syzmanski at Eastman School of Music Kilbourn Hall 

Photo by Gerry Syzmanski at Eastman School of Music Kilbourn Hall 

Arda Cabaoglu has been an active performer for over 15 years, performed as a soloist and member of various ensembles around the globe. 


Performances as Soloist

The Ritsos Project                                                                                                                                                                                                       Samos, Greece

Solo (unaccompanied) Performances and performances with Josinaldo Costa, guitar, and Daniel Pesca, piano                                                           July, 2015 and 2016                                    November, 2013

·       Works by Balay, Falla, Friedmann, Lutoslawski, Berio, Ligeti (2015)

·       Works by Takemitsu, Ketting, Cerha, Lutoslawski, Berio, Lorca, Ligeti (2016)

 

The SoundSCAPE Festival                                                                                                                                                                                   Maccagno, Italy

Solo (unaccompanied) Performances and performances with Eastman Broadband and Soundscape Sinfonietta                                                                             July, 2016                                    November, 2013

·       Works by Varese, Maire, Sanchez-Gutierrez, Revueltas

 

Eastman School of Music, University of Rochester                                                                                                                                  Rochester, NY

Doctor of Musical Arts Degree Collaborative Piano Recital by Sébastien Cornut                                                                                                                   December, 2015                  April, 2014

·       Venue: Kilbourn Hall

·       Works by Balay, Georges, Enesco

 

Sunset concerts at the Christ Church                                                                                                                                                                Rochester, NY                  Rochester, New York,

Solo Performer with Tom Torrisi, Guitar and The Gestalt Chamber Brass                                                                                                                                      June, 2015

·       Works by Falla, Harris, Szokolay                                                                                                                                                                                                 

 

Thursday Concerts with Eastman’s Italian Baroque Organ at Memorial Art Gallery,                                                            Rochester, NY                  Rochester, New York,

Heinrich Schütz’s The Christmas Story                                                                                                                                                                                   December, 2014

 

Eastman School of Music, University of Rochester                                                                                                                                 Rochester, NY

Doctor of Musical Arts Degree Lecture Recital                                                                                                                                                                        September, 2014

·       Merri Franquin of Paris Conservatory: Background and Legacy

·       Venue: Third Presbyterian Church

Doctor of Musical Arts Degree Recital                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  

·       Works by Haydn, Headlam, Plog, and Friedmann,                                                                                                                                           April, 2014

·       Venue: Kilbourn Hall

Doctor of Musical Arts Degree Recital                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   November, 2013

·       Works by Barat, Charriére, Enesco, Kennan, Maire                                                                                                                                 November, 2013

·       Venue: Hatch Recital Hall

 

Malmö Academy of Music                                                                                                                                                                                Malmö, Sweden

Master of Music Degree Recital                                                                                                                                                                                                        May, 2013

·       Venue: Rådhuset, Stortorget

 

Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra                                                                                                                                                                 Istanbul, Turkey

Soloist                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               April, 2013

·       Venue: Caddebostan Cultural Center

·       Venue: Borusan Music House

 

Fremantle Chamber Orchestra                                                                                                                                                                           Perth, Australia

Solo Chamber Music Concerts                                                                                                                                                                                                            June,2010

 

Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra                                                                                                                                                                 Istanbul, Turkey

Soloist                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          January, 2009

·       Venue: Lutfi Kırdar Convention Center Concert Hall

 

Chosen Vale International Trumpet Seminar                                                                                                        New Hampshire, Massachusetts

Performance of Contemporary Works                                                                                                                                                                                   June, 2008, 2009
 

 

Grand Valley State University, International Trumpet Seminar                                                                                  Grand Rapids, Michigan

International Guests Recital                                                                                                                                                                                                                       2009

 

Center for Advanced Studies in Music, Istanbul Technical University                                                                                   Istanbul, Turkey

Master of Music Degree Recital                                                                                                                                                                                                                  2008
 

Izmir State Symphony Orchestra                                                                                                                                                                         Izmir, Turkey

Soloist with Erden Bilgen                                                                                                                                                                                                                            2007

·       Venue: AKM (Atatürk Cultural Center, Izmir)

 

Istanbul Moda English Church                                                                                                                                                                      Istanbul, Turkey

Solo Trumpet Recital with Gregory Pascuzzi                                                                                                                                                                                            2007

 

Izmir Symphony Orchestra                                                                                                                                                                                     Izmir, Turkey

Soloist with Erden Bilgen                                                                                                                                                                                                                            2006

·       Venue: AKM (Atatürk Cultural Center, Izmir)

 

Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University Istanbul State Conservatory Symphony Orchestra                                                    Istanbul, Turkey

Soloist                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         2005

·       Venue: AKM (Atatürk Cultural Center, Taksim, Istanbul)

 


Symphony and Opera Orchestra Experience

 

Eastman Philharmonia Orchestra                                                                                                                                                                       Rochester, NY

Principal and Section trumpet                                                                                                                                                                                                         2008-2015

·       Neil Varon, conductor

 

Eastman Opera Orchestra                                                                                                                                                                                        Rochester, NY

Solo and Second trumpet                                                                                                                                                                                                                 2008-2015

·       Benton Hess, conductor

 

Malmö Symphony Orchestra                                                                                                                                                                            Malmö, Sweden

Second trumpet                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           2012

 

Malmö Opera Orchestra                                                                                                                                                                                      Malmö, Sweden

Second and third trumpet                                                                                                                                                                                                                           2012

·       Leif Segerstam, conductor

 

Malmö Music Academy Symphony Orchestra                                                                                                                                       Malmö, Sweden                 

Principal and Section trumpet                                                                                                                                                                                                         2010-2013

 

Eastman Graduate Chamber Orchestra                                                                                                                                                            Rochester, NY                 

Principal and Section trumpet                                                                                                                                                                                 2008-2010, 2013-2014

 

Istanbul State Symphony Orchestra                                                                                                                                                           Istanbul, Turkey                 

Principal, Second Trumpet                                                                                                                                                                                                              2001-2006

 

Izmir State Symphony Orchestra                                                                                                                                                                         Izmir, Turkey

Section Trumpet                                                                                                                                                                                                                              2003,2004

 

Bilkent University Youth Symphony Orchestra                                                                                                                                     Ankara, Turkey                 

Principal Trumpet                                                                                                                                                                                                                            2002-2004

 

Symphony and Opera Orchestra Experience – continued

 

Murcia International Youth Symphony Orchestra                                                                                                                                  Murcia, Spain                 

Section Trumpet                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          2002

 

Bilkent Symphony Orchestra                                                                                                                                                                           Ankara, Turkey                 

Section Trumpet                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          1999

 

Turkish State Presidential Symphony Orchestra                                                                                                                                    Ankara, Turkey                 

Second and Section Trumpet                                                                                                                                                                                                           1998-2000

 


Wind and Brass Ensemble Experience

 

Eastman Wind Ensemble                                                                                                                                                                                          Rochester, NY

Principal and Section Trumpet                                                                                                                                                                                                        2008-2015

·       Conductors: Mark Davis Scatterday, Donald Hunsberger, Brad Lubman, and Cynthia Johnston Turner.

·       Recorded the music of Jeff Tyzik album project as a section leader under Mark Davis Scatterday and soloist Mark Kellogg

 

Malmö Music Academy Wind Ensemble                                                                                                                                                   Malmö, Sweden                 

Principal and Section Trumpet                                                                                                                                                                                                        2010-2013

·       Conductor: Håkan Hardenberger

 

Malmö Music Academy Brass Ensemble                                                                                                                                                    Malmö, Sweden                 

Principal and Section Trumpet                                                                                                                                                                                                        2010-2013

·       Conductor: Håkan Hardenberger, Sir Elgar Howarth

 

European Brass Ensemble                                                                                                                                                                              Stift-Melk, Austria

Section Trumpet                                                                                                                                                                                                                              2012-2015

·       Conductor: Thomas Clamor

·       Performed with Hans Gansch, James Morrison, Thomas Gansch, Jack Burt, Gabor Tarkovi

 

Grup Fanfare                                                                                                                        Adana, Ordu, Antalya, Ankara, Istanbul, Izmir, Turkey                 

Section Leader, Solo and Sectional Trumpet and Flugelhorn                                                                                                                                                          1997-2012

 

Antalya State Symphony Wind Orchestra                                                                                                                                                  Antalya, Turkey                 

Solo and Section Trumpet                                                                                                                                                                                                              2008, 2012

 

Eastman Brass Guild                                                                                                                                                                                                   Rochester, NY                 

Principal and Sectional Trumpet & Ensemble Director                                                                                                                                                                   2008-2010

 

ITU Miam Wind Improvisation Ensemble                                                                                                                                                Istanbul, Turkey

Lead Trumpet and Flugelhorn under Dr.Robert Reigle                                                                                                                                                      2006-2008

 

Bursa Wind Symphony Orchestra                                                                                                                                                                       Bursa, Turkey                 

Principal Flugelhorn                                                                                                                                                                                                             2005,2006,2007

 

Anadolu University Wind Ensemble                                                                                                                                                          Eskişehir, Turkey                 

Principal and Sectional Trumpet                                                                                                                                                                                                                 2006

 


Trumpet Ensemble Experience

 

Eastman School of Music Trumpet Ensemble                                                                                                                                              Rochester, NY
Member                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            2008-2015

 

Malmö Academy of Music Trumpet Ensemble                                                                                                                                        Malmö, Sweden

Member                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            2010-2013

·       Tours to Denmark, Sweden, and Istanbul

·       Organized and performed concert at Borusan Contemporary, Istanbul

·       Taught, and organized masterclasses of professors Bo Nilsson and Olle Sjöberg for Turkish trumpet students and music educators at Borusan Music House in Istanbul

 

Turkish Trumpet Quartet                                                                                                                                                              Ankara, Istanbul, Turkey

Member and Group Leader                                                                                                                                                                                                              2002-2008

Group Fanfare Trumpet Ensemble                                                                                                                                                                                    Turkey
Member and Group Leader                                                                                                                                                                                                              1998-2008

 

Faculty Trumpet Ensemble with Brett Long, Nazareth College                                                                                                         Rochester, NY

Member                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       2015

 


Chamber Ensemble Experience


Cathedral of St.John The Divine Brass Quintet                                                                                                                                            New York, NY
Brass Quintet for the Music of Giovanni Gabrieli, Direction of Kent Tritle                                                                                                                                               2017

Group Fanfare Brass Quintet                                                                                                                                                                            Ankara, Turkey

Principal Trumpet                                                                                                                                                                                                                            2002-2005

 

The Gestalt Chamber Brass                                                                                                                                                                                     Rochester, NY
Member and Group Leader                                                                                                                                                                                                              2013-2015

 

Malmö Academy of Music Brass Quintet                                                                                                                                                    Malmö, Sweden

Member and Group Leader                                                                                                                                                                                                              2010-2013

 

Eastman School of Music B-Team Brass                                                                                                                                                          Rochester, NY
Member and Group Leader                                                                                                                                                                                                              2008-2010

 


Contemporary Music Ensemble Experience

 

The SoundSCAPE Festival                                                                                                                                                                                   Maccagno, Italy

Solo (unaccompanied) Performances and performances with Eastman Broadband and Soundscape Sinfonietta                                                                             July, 2016                                    November, 2013

·       Works by Varese, Maire, Sanchez-Gutierrez, Revueltas

 

Hezarfen Ensemble                                                                                                                                                                                              Istanbul, Turkey

Guest Performer                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           2015

 

Ossia                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Rochester, NY                 

Member                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            2008-2015

·       Student-run contemporary ensemble of Eastman School of Music                                                                                                                                                    

 

Eastman Musica Nova                                                                                                                                                                                               Rochester NY

Member                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            2008-2015                 

·       Conductor: Brad Lubman

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           

Malmö Academy of Music Contemporary Projects                                                                                                                              Malmö, Sweden

Member   2010-2013  

·       Tour to Karlskrona, Sweden under Sir Elgar Howarth

·       Tour to Berlin, Germany under direction of Håkan Hardenberger

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             

Istanbul Technical University MIAM Modern Music Ensemble                                                                                                Istanbul, Turkey

Member                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            2006-2008

·       Conductors: Kamran Ince and Cihat Aşkın                                                                                                                                                                                      

 


Other Performances and Teaching

 

The Ritsos Project, The Ritsos Project Ensemble                                                                                                                                       Samos, Greece

Performer, Faculty                                                                                                                                                                                                                          2015, 2016

·       Perform and Teach Trumpet, promoting musical works (ranging from 1550-present) to the community in Samos island, Greece

·       Perform with contemporary musicians at the new project ensemble and performances of new works by project composers

·       Educational programs for the children of the Samos Island and neighbor islands. Presentation of the trumpet to large groups of children. Supporting them individually by offering trumpet lessons. Volunteer education work was under direction of the Ritsos Project.
 

Eastman School of Music, Eastman Community Music School Masterclass                                                                    Rochester, NY, USA

Teacher                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            2014-2015

·       Taught Eastman Community Music School students aged between 8-18

·       Instruction of new trumpet techniques for beginning and intermediate trumpeters                                                                                                                 2013

 

BIBA (Blekinge International Brass Academy)                                                                                                                             Karlskrona, Sweden
Participant, Performer                                                                                                                                                                                                                                2013

 

Chosen Vale Trumpet Ensemble                                                                                                                                                           New Hampshire, MA

Member, Participant                                                                                                                                                                                                                      2009, 2010

·       World Premiers of new works composed for trumpet ensemble. Artistic Director, Edward Caroll

 

Grand Valley Trumpet Seminar Ensemble                                                                                                                             Grand Rapids, Michigan

Member, Participant                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   2008

·       World Premiers of new works composed for trumpet ensemble and solo trumpet

·       Conductors: Erden Bilgen, Dan Patrylak

·       Artistic Director: Richard Stoelzel

 

BBC London Workshop on Ensemble Playing                                                                                                                                       Istanbul, Turkey                 

Member, Participant                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   2007

·       Improvisation Seminars with BBC Philharmonic Member (lead by Martin Hurrell, principal trumpet at BBC Phil)

·       Concerts with collaboration with Eastern and Western Musical Instruments
 

Kalavrita International Summer Ensemble                                                                                                           Kalavrita, Athens, Patras, Greece                 

Member, Participant                                                                                                                                                                                                1999,2001,2002,2004

·       World Premiers of new works composed for trumpet ensemble and solo trumpet

·       Solo Performances with Kalavrita International Orchestra

·       Artistic Director and Host: George Babarakos

·       Conductor: Gerassimos Ioannidis

 






-PLEASE CHECK MEDIA SECTiON ABOVE FOR LIVE PERFORMANCE VIDEO & AUDIO RECORDINGS and VARIOUS PHOTOS-






Some of his recent projects are as follows: 



1.Arda Cabaoglu and Sebastien Cornut

Trumpet/Piano DUO

Recently completed both of their doctoral degrees at Eastman School of Music as classmates, Arda Cabaglu and Sébastien Cornut  has been working together for 2 years and they both live in New York City.

Concentrating on various musical genres together, their duo collaboration expanded to multiple projects in a short period of time. 

They working together and giving recitals and lectures all around the world. To hear them play together please visit MEDIA page
 

2.The Fanfare Project

 The Fanfare Project is a multilayered art project, a collaboration with 50 composers and Arda Cabaoglu, will be shot as also a documentary movie. The project is going to serve also as a scholar project. Ongoing project is planned to be completed in 2018. 

The Fanfare Project is a multilayered art project, a collaboration with 50 composers and Arda Cabaoglu, will be shot as also a documentary movie. The project is going to serve also as a scholar project. Ongoing project is planned to be completed in 2018. 

3. The Ritsos Project

 Please visit http://www.theritsosproject.org/ for more information

Please visit http://www.theritsosproject.org/ for more information

4. Solo Trumpet Music of the 20th and 21st Century

Arda Cabaoglu has been performing a series of recitals and performances on trumpet music written for one solo or multiple trumpets in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. 


 

 Turkish poet Özdemir Ince and Arda Cabaoglu in Samos July 2016  for the The Ritsos Project.jpg

Turkish poet Özdemir Ince and Arda Cabaoglu in Samos July 2016  for the The Ritsos Project.jpg

 

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