CSO Concert Hall

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Presidential Symphony Orchestra Concert Hall

CSO Concert Hall (Turkish: Cumhurbaşkanlığı Senfoni Orkestrası) is a concert hall in Ankara on Atatürk Boulevard. The location for the building was prepared in 1995, however construction was delayed because of economic problems.[1] The building is scheduled to open October 29, 2015.[2] It is used by the Presidential Symphony Orchestra.

Design[edit]

The building was designed by Semra and Özcan Uygur of Uygur Architects during a National Architectural Competition in 1992.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Simge CSO binası 2015'te açılacak" (in Turkish). Hürriyet. 23 May 2014. 
  2. ^ "CSO salonuna makyaj" (in Turkish). Hürriyet. January 25, 2008. 
  3. ^ Nanette South Clark (Aug 11, 2014). "The new Ankara CSO Concert Hall—a modern marvel surrounded by Turkish". Monolithic.