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Tolga Tüzün released a new album which was highly anticipated by the jazz circles. Tüzün’s recently released album Phoenix features his compositions which bring together elements of jazz and contemporary music. The composer makes references to his Kalan Music album Nix, released 20 years ago, while using up-to-date technologies boldly and frequently. Prominent Turkish jazz musicians are featured in the album tracks. The album was released on all digital platforms on the 13th of August, Friday.
Tolga Tüzün is accompanied by 14 musicians in Phoenix; Ezgi Daloğlu, Engin Recepoğulları, Özgün Tuncer, Beste Su Bayramoğlu, Barış Doğukan Yazıcı, Bulut Gülen, Zeynep Oktar, Duygu Argın, Sarp Maden, Can Memişoğulları, İpek Ektaş, Şevket Akıncı, Alper Yılmaz, Volkan Öktem and world-renowned üç Ensemble; Oerknal Ensemble, ARTéfacts Ensemble, Ventus Ensemble. Emre Malikler did the mixing and mastering of the album while the cover design belongs to Ekinakis.