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SAVT is an improvisation trio based in Istanbul and Strasbourg. Since their foundation in 2015, the trio has formed a repertoire bringing together improvisation and contemporary written music. Consisting of tanbur, classical kemenche, and violoncello, SAVT seeks new ways to create a unique musical language that expands the taksim tradition and encourage new music composition for traditional instruments.

Zeynep Ayse Hatipoglu | Cello

Elif Canfeza Gündüz | Classical Kemenche

Merve Salgar | Tanbur

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