Stıll Lookıng On Afar?

May is chock full of more events organized by Istanbul 2010 European Capital of Culture. Or are you one of those still looking on from afar?

The Istanbul 2010 European Capital of Culture Agency is indicating Istanbul as the place for the ‘2010 World Chopin Year’ celebrations. Kicking off with a recital by Gülsin Onay at the Süreyya Opera Theater in Kadıköy on April 11, ‘Istanbul 2010 Chopin Piano Weeks’ will continue through May 9. Among the leading names in the festival series is the Polish pianist and Chopin compatriot, Marek Drewnowski.