İlkim YILMAZ, one of the most remarkable conductors of her generation in Turkey, is a music leader with extremely personal and convincing insights into music, and the courage to turn her timbre into reality on the podium.
'' İlkim has the ability to identify and focus with compassion on the right challenges given through the music and so with, naturally improving her skills to better convey her personal musical ideas to the orchestra.
Her character makes it pleasure to work with her which and I can clearly recognize, that İlkim is striving to achieve professional excellence in the art of conducting on the highest level. ''
Sascha GOETZEL, Conductor
'' İlkim has her personal insights into the music she is conducting and is able to make them distinctive and fascinating for her audience.
İlkim is definitely someone who is results driven and entrepreneurial. She not only has a vision but brings that to life. ''
Bernhard KERRES, CEO,
BYOM Academy, Vienna Concert House (2009)