Festival celebrates the International Jazz Day with an exclusive occasion

Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts celebrates the UNESCO-declared International Jazz Day with Wikimarathon.

To take place on Thursday, 30 April, between 16.00 and 20.00, the Wikimarathon of the Istanbul Jazz Festival aims at increasing the number of pages dedicated to jazz musicians from Turkey and developing the existing ones on the Turkish pages of Wikipedia. Participants will learn about the knacks of editing Wikipedia pages in the sessions to be led by prominent Wikipedia editors from Turkey. Archival images from the Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts will be provided to participants for use in developing the pages. Sessions will be performed in Turkish.