irem_1048_westmountmag.jpg - March 25, 2021

Irem Bekter, singer, songwriter and performer

A skillful fusion of cultures and genres made of a tightly blended artistic experience 

Singer-songwriter and performer Irem Bekter was born in Istanbul and...

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PanM360 - November 2020 - Alain Brunet

Irem​, Je suis ici

« J’ai traversé plusieurs vies pour arriver ici. » Istanbul, Londres, Buenos Aires, Montréal… Irem Bekter a une longue migration derrière elle et, visiblement, elle n’a pas dit son dernier mot.

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Échos Vedettes, chronique Coup de Coeur - September 18, 2020

The cultural richness of Irem

On la connaissait au sein de l'Irem Bekter Quintet. Irem nous présente son premier disque en solo, Je suis ici. 

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LES ARTSZÉ - November 3, 2016

Irem Bekter's Vertige en 4 temps at Le Balcon  : poetry, humor, journey beyond borders

... But Ms. Bekter does not limit to a vocal performance. She reveals her other hidden talents, which makes her show unique.

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Ici Radio-Canada, Gravel le Matin - March 11, 2016 - Yves Desautels

Vertige en 4 temps at Rialto Theatre March 10 2016



Full of influences. [...] Very good [...] Irem Bekter is very talented. We will hear about her the coming months.

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Le Devoir (Montreal) - March 9, 2016 - Yves Bernard

The four worlds in one of Irem Bekter
Montreal artist integrates all her baggage in "Vertige en 4 temps".


Overcoming fear, plunging into the unknown, uprooting, adapting, laying down roots again, from wanderings to hope, with all the joys and sorrows of life: Irem Bekter lived it at least four times in her life. Childhood in Turkey, adolescence in England, two decades in Argentina and now a life here: singer-dancer-creator is one of those who adopt the culture of the receiving country.

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