Kaknüs, is a mythological bird that lived for a long time and after it’s death is reborn from the ashes of its funeral pyre. In Eastern mythology and literature, it is said that music was derived from the sound of Kaknüs. It is also synonymous with the mythological Phoenix. The band with 7 musicians plays songs from Turkey, Greece, Middle East, Andalusia, Crimea with eastern and western instruments like saxophone, piano, ud, ney.
Canan Tuğberk: Vocal, Viola
Tuğçe Karaoğlan: Vocal, Klarinet
Ahmet Selim Koytak: Ud
Mamed Cafarov: Accordion, Piano
Münir Gür: Bass
Onur Yusufoğlu: Percussion
Şafak Nazlıcan: Drum