June 2005 Istanbul Modern Music Ensemble
Selva Erdener, ethnic soprano
Kamran Ince, conductor
Istanbul International Music Festival
fl., cl., ten. sax., trpt., bass trbn., perc., tambout, kemence, female voice, male voices, ethnic alto, pi/synth., vln., vlc., el. bass
Requiem Without Words is commissioned by Istanbul International Music Festival. It was written in memory of the victims of the November 2003 terrorist bombings which shocked Turkey. Muslims, Jews and Christians were among the victims.