Barış Büyükyıldırım

10 August Tuesday, 20:30 Gümüşlük Festival Centre - SUDA

Barış Büyükyıldırım

Barış Büyükyıldırım

Büyükyıldırım has proven himself as a versatile musician in various genres, including solo and chamber music, jazz and twentieth century music, in concerts he gave in important halls in America, Canada, Europe and Turkey. Among them, New York Steinway Hall, where he performed as a soloist, and CKM/Istanbul, where he gave a solo recital, draws attention. In her concert with the Antalya State Symphony Orchestra she performed Ravel’s Piano Concerto, with the Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto No. V, with the Leyla Gencer Symphony Orchestra Saint-Saens’ Animal Carnival with Concert Nova, Schubert’s Trout from the basic chamber music repertoire He made an impression with his interpretations as well as his own arrangements by playing the quintet. The pianist, who performed Gershwin’s I Got Rhythm Variations with the German Theater Kiel Orchestra, participated in many duo recitals in Germany. In addition to his solo works, Barış Büyükyıldırım gives chamber music concerts with Trio Likya and is a member of the Diskant Ensemble, and gave concerts in New York as the guest of the Tactus and Claremont Ensemble.

 Büyükyıldırım has also worked as a rehearsal pianist at Cincinnati Opera, as a coach/repetiteur at the Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra, as a coach/pianist for the BASOTI festival in San Francisco, and as a correpetitor in the Instrument and Opera Departments at the Manhattan School of Music New York. Barış’s interest in jazz music led him to work with many ensembles including Rolando Matias, Brian Lynch, Othello Molineux and David Sanchez. She was featured on Rolando Matias’s “Live Volume One” and Birds Ensemble’s albums. Among the chefs he has worked with are Jeffry Milarski, Aleks Katsmann, Jorge Parodi, Richard Buckley, Sascha Goetzel, Mark Gibson, Annunziata Tomaro, Kelly Kuo, Georg Fritzsch ,Cem Mansur, Orhan Şallıel. He was awarded the DAAD Preis, Maritim Competition First Place in Germany, Kiwanis Preis, Marie Luis Imbusch Stiftung, Merit Scholarship in the USA, the Ministry of Culture Piano Competition in Turkey, the second and best interpretation of Turkish work, and the Sedat-Güzin Gürel Foundation Service Award. seen.

 Barış Büyükyıldırım is currently working as a Doctor Lecturer at Istanbul University State Conservatory. Apart from that, she gives lectures at Akademi BİFO and as a lecturer at Mimar Sanat Fine Arts University. Ankara State Conservatory piano with Selçuk and Kamuran Gündemir; After graduating by studying composition with İlhan Baran, Turgay Erdener and Istemihan Taviloğlu, he studied at Musikhochschule Lübeck as a student of Konstanze Eickhorst; He completed his master’s degree at the University of Cincinnati College Conservatory of Music as a student of James Tocco and received his Artist Diploma from the same school. He also studied at the Manhattan School of Music in New York as a student of names such as Anthony Del Mar and Christopher Oldfather Irwin Gage, Sabine Meyer, Troels Svane, Lynn Dawson, Malcolm Bilson, Lee Fiser, Leslie Howard, Jura Margulis, Konrad Elser, Kenneth Griffiths, He has worked with musicians such as Burak Bilgili and Cihat Askin.