Cemal Reşit Rey Concert Hall

Cemal Reşit Rey Concert Hall is a concert hall located in the Harbiye neighbourhood of Istanbul, Turkey. It is one of the country's major concert halls, being the first one designed for classical music. It is named after the great Turkish composer Cemal Reşit Rey, the hall is owned by the Metropolitan Municipality of Istanbul, and was opened in 1989.

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