Announcement regarding the Success of the Double Bass Division of the Department of Strings, Ankara State Conservatory

Double bass students of Assoc. Prof. Dr. Burak Karaağaç, academic personnel at Hacettepe University, were granted awards at the 5th World Bass Festival held by the International Society of Bassist "ISB", the headquarters of which is located in the U.S.A. and which is considered to be one of the most important gatherings in the world, in Poland on August 16-21, 2014. Tuncay İpteş (high school, 9th grade) came in first in the category of Young Bassists, Gizem Sözeri (high school, 12th grade) came in first in the category of Middle Aged Bassists, Fırat Korkmaz (undergraduate student, 3rd grade) came in first with his solo performance in the Quartet in the category of Chamber Music, and Evren Şen (undergradute student, 4th grade) came in second in the caategory of Professional Bassists.

Moreover, following all these awards, Tuncay İpteş (high school, 9th grade) came in first again in the category of Young Bassists and Gizem Sözeri (high school, 12th grade) came in first in the category of Middle Aged Bassists in the International Double Bass Competition with over 350 participants at "Amsterdam Bass-2014" held in Holland on August 23-29, 2014.

Hacettepe University Rector Prof. Dr. A. Murat Tuncer accepted and congratulated Assoc. Prof. Dr. Burak Karaağaç and his students who were granted six awards in total in two international competitions.

Please click here for the certificates...

Please click on the images for larger view...

Hacettepe Üniversitesi Rektörlüğü Sıhhiye / ANKARA
Switchboard: +90.312 305 50 00 (Sıhhiye) • +90.312 305 50 50 (Beytepe)
Hacettepe University Hospitals Call Center: 444 4 444
HU Computer Center
Site Map