Friends of The National Arts Centre
Orchestra

Embassy Chamber Music Concerts

Friends of the National Arts Centre Orchestra
is a volunteer organization
whose mission is to support and promote
the National Arts Centre Orchestra.


Michelle Gott, Harp; Sean Rice, Clarinet

 They offer a unique series of Embassy Concerts.
Proceeds benefit music education programs
 for young people.


 Turkish Ambassador Tuncay Babali and his wife Emine

Under the Distinguished Patronage of
His Excellency Tuncay Babali
Ambassador of the Republic of Turkey
and Mrs.
Emine Babali
Cocktail, Concert and Reception
was held April 22, 2014 at the
Turkish Embassy Residence in Rockcliffe

  
Photo of Lois by Bill Blackstone
Events
Photos by Lois Siegel


Dr. Marjorie Robb, CHEO, accepts a check from
Robert Lafleur
President, Friends of the National Arts Centre Orchestra (NACO)


     Romanian Ambassador Maria Ligor
Turkish Ambassador
Tuncay Babali


Albert Benoit
Joan Forbes, Board Administrator
Friends of the NACO


Melina Pugsley, Chair of Embassy Concerts, Friends of NACO
 Turkish Ambassador
Tuncay Babali


Musicians
Sean Rice, Michelle Gott


Robert Jourbert
Turkish Ambassador
Tuncay Babali


Marilyn Zind
Turkish Ambassador
Tuncay Babali


Joan Forbes, Board Administrator
Friends of the NACO
Nijole Kazlauskas-Deskin, Special Events. Friends of NACO

 
Michael, Lisa, Mary Lloyd


 Magda Joubert, Louise Lafleur


May Morpaw, Andree Dubois


Denis Karman,  Zeynep Karma


 Andrea Pesavento, Marilyn Zind


Melina Pugsley, Chair of Embassy Concerts, Friends of the NACO
Robert Lafleur
President, Friends of the National Arts Centre Orchestra (NACO)
and his wife Louise
Joan Forbes, Board Administrator
Friends of the NACO


Dr. Genadi Gunther, Inanc Kayalioglu, Kenneth I. McKinlay
Dr. Bahadir Ekes


Gabriela Gref- Innes, Ileana Constantinescu
Melina Pugsley, Chair of Embassy Concerts, Friends of NACO
Romanian Ambassador Maria Ligor


Emine, wife of Turkish Ambassador Tuncay Babali
Nesime Guzel Ertop, wife of the Second Secretary Emin Ertop
Zeynep Erden, Nilgun Saatcioglu
Fatos Baudouin, Diplomatic Liaison
, Friends of NACO


Bill and Melina Pugsley
Albert Benoit, Joan Forbes


Ayla Kayalioglu, Aline Boyd


Gordon Watt, Robert Showman


Robert and Magda Joubert


Brian and Penny Kawasaki


Magda Joubert, Lois Siegel, Robert Joubert


Inanc Kayalioglu


John Layton

Post-Concert Reception


Erdal Koc, Executive Chef


Mahmut Irego and Ali Bolat



Humus

 


Fried Vegetables


Fish


Carrot Salad


Dolma
(Stuffed Grape Leaves)
Rice, Pine Nuts, Onion, Spices


Baklava


Muhallebi Kadayif
Shredded Dough Pudding


Ali Bolat, Ali Murat Akpinar, Second Secretary
 Nedim Kocaman, Bartender,
Mahmut Iregor


Staff
Turkish Embassy


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