Mehter is the oldest military band in the world.
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SARAJEVO - BOSNIA HERZEGOVINA 2013
Thousands of people gathered in the place where Ayvaz Dede prayed on 40 days and 40 nights at Ayvaz Dede Festivity organised the 503 this year in Republic of Bosnia Herzegovina. Muslim Bosniaks i
LONDON - ENGLAND 2013
Bursa Mehter Team participated in Anatolian Culture Festival which is organised by Süleymaniye Culturel Centre and Anatolian Society Association on the dates of 8-16 June 2013 in London, cap
PARIS - FRANCE 2013
Bursa Mehter Team participated in Turkish Culture Festival which is organised by Hanımeli Association in the region of Goussainville-Paris on the dates of 1-2 June 2013 for the third time made a
NEWYORK - USA 2013
Bursa Mehter Team participated in ‘Turkish Day Parade’ which is the biggest Turkish Culture Festival and Parade and has been organised from 32 years by Federation of Turkish American
LYON - FRANCE 2013
Bursa Mehter Team made its mark on Turkish Culture Festival held in Lyon, France between the dates of 2013 May 3 to 5. Bursa Mehter Team played French National Anthem with Turkish National Anthem
TRNC HOLY BIRTH WEEK 2013
Bursa Mehter Team which went to Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus by the invitation of TRNC Religion Affairs Headship participated to the activities of Holy Birth Week. Our Mehter Team wh
HONG KONG TATTOO 2012
Bursa Mehter Band, was invited to Hong Kong Tattoo (Military Bands Festival) which was held for the first time this year for the 15t
NANCHANG TATTOO - CHINA 2011
Bursa Mehter Team represented Turkey for in the Military Bands Festival that is one of the important festivals in the World and was
VIENNA - AUSTRIA 2011
Bursa Mehter Team made its mark on Multikulturfestival 2011 Cultural Fair which is described was held in Vienna–Austria betwee
ESSEN - GERMANY 2011
Bursa Mehter Team made its mark on Multifestival 2011 Cultural Fair which is described as Europe’s largest cultural fair and w
MODENA MILITARY TATTOO - ITALY 2011
Bursa Mehter Team represented Turkey for the two times in the Military Bands Festival that is one of the important festivals in the
LONDON - ENGLAND 2011
Bursa Mehter Team which made its mark on Anatolian Summer Cultural Festival that was organized for the fifth times in England’
• Bursa Mehterhanesi was founded with the conquest of Bursa in 1326.
• Mehter is the oldest military band in the world.
• Turkey's largest civilian mehter team.
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