Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Fond Farewell - Neşet Ertaş (1937-2012)

Folk Music legend, Neşet Ertaş has died at age 74 from cancer. In a career that spanned over 6 decades, he was famous and beloved for bringing his own style to traditional Anatolian music.

As a child, Neşet traveled with his father throughout Turkey. Together they played their Bağlamas in many villages. Neşet will be buried next to his father in Kırşehir, his hometown.




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