- What’s On
As summer fades, the sweet sounds of classical music return to the to Bodrum Peninsula with the International Gümüslük Classical Music Festival. The comprehensive programme is built around three themes: ‘On Water’, ‘On Sand’ and ‘On Stone’.
The relaxed concerts take place around the splendid Ancient Stone Quarry in Koyunbaba, the source of the stones for the Mausoleum, one of the Seven Wonders of the World.
Highlights of this year’s festival include the pianist Konrad Richter on August 20 and the Afro Jazz of Blessing ‘bled’ Chimanga & Dreams Band on August 28.
Visit the festival website to see the full programme and to learn more about the workshops and competitions taking place under the auspices of the festival.