Turkish violist Kardelen Buruk started playing the violin at the age of 8 and she switched to the viola when she was 12. She participated in AIMS Festival and she worked with Prof. Ulrich Knörzer (viola) and Johannes Geffer (chamber orchestra). She performed in concerts of solo viola and chamber orchestra within AIMS Festival. In 2013 Summer She participated a masterclass in Idyllwild Academy in US with full scholarship. She worked on solo and also chamber music with Gina Coletti. At the same time she played at chamber music orchestra of Idyllwild Academy which was conducted by Larry Livingston.

   In 2014, she graduated from her conservatory (MSFAU) with 9.64 grade points in Istanbul. She entered the entrance exam of Royal Conservatory of the Hague in April 2014 and she was chosen for first year classical viola in Bachelor. In 2014 Summer she attented to Apeldoorn International Music Masterclass and she had lessons with Nobuko Imai and also with Asdis Valdimorsdottir.


As well as performing, she is very much interested in Education and developing inclusivity with the poor communities. She has been selected for Global Leaders Program as one of the Cohort members 2019. They will be traveling to South Chile in January 2019 to increase the impact of music for the poor communities. They will be giving concerts, teaching and coaching for the chamber music groups. She organized an educational music project for the autistic kids collabared with HSV International Primary school/The Lighthouse Department with the students from the Royal Conservatoire of the Hague.



Solo Viola and Piano Works

Chamber Music Works

Fazıl Say - String Quartet - Divorce Opus 29

String Trio in E-flat major, Op.3 (Beethoven, Ludwig van)

Trio in E-flat major, K.498 (Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus)

Terzetto, Op.74 (Dvořák, Antonín)

Ries, Ferdinand: Flute Quartet in C major, Op. 145, No. 1

 Duo for Violin and Viola, K.423 (Mozart)

Piano Quartet, Op.47 (Schumann, Robert)


Beatles arrangement for two violas 'if I fell in love with you'

Viola Duo in F Dur (Rolla, Alessandra)

'Corp' for two violas, (Boelo de Smit)

Violin Duos ( Bartok, Bela)

Viola Duos (Stamitz, Carl Philipp)

String Sextet, Op.48 (Dvořák, Antonín)

Romanian Dances for two violas (Fieararu, Nelu)

Lament for 2 Violas (Bridge)




Weber Andante e Ronda Ongarese

Viola: Kardelen Buruk

Quartet: Babylon Quartet



Weber Andante e Ronda Ongarese

Viola: Kardelen Buruk

Quartet: Babylon Quartet




Black Büyü, Museumnacht
Sat, Oct 06
Oct 06, 2018, 8:00 PM – Oct 07, 2018, 11:00 PM
Voorburg, Voorburg, Netherlands
In this event, Black Büyü will be performing a various repertoire included their very own original show 'Moonwalk'
Die Zauberflöte | by The Fat Lady
Sat, Sep 08
Parc Broekhuizen
Sep 08, 2018, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Parc Broekhuizen, Broekhuizerlaan 2, 3956 NS Leersum, Netherlands
THE FAT LADY & PARC BROEKHUIZEN continue a dream ... Be enchanted by a new production of Mozart's most beloved opera for the whole family.
Viola, Piano Recital
Sat, Sep 01
Ristorante Ora
Sep 01, 2018, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Ristorante Ora, Jansstraat 70, 2011 RW Haarlem, Netherlands
In this event, you will hear beautiful viola music by Brahms, Weber, Schubert.



                   The Bookerz, Kardelen Buruk





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