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Composer, Pianist

Evrim Demirel

Evrim Demirel is one of the renowned composers of the young generation in Turkey. He has been a leading figure in using non-western instruments with a western approach. Demirel is known for his citations of styles and using of diverse elements, considered by some as post-modern. He composed an opera about Hittites, an ancient civilisation of eastern Anatolia. Demirel integrates elements of different traditions in his own idiom.


Evrim Demirel is also a jazz  pianist. His ensemble brings Turkish music and jazz together in a modern perspective


He has recently received "European Composer Award 2022" 

Turkish Jazz Musician
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Turkish Composer
Turkish Composer
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