Güç Başar Gülle

Güç Başar Gülle

Instrument: Guitar | Location: Istanbul

Updated: January 27, 2021

Born: October 14, 1977

Born in 1977, Gülle is the leading Turkish artist of his generation who attracted the attention of art critics and music lovers with his innovative music language. Gulle’s unique style derives from his comprehensive knowledge of Ottoman-Turkish music, Jazz and Contemporary music.

Güç Başar Gülle earned his master’s degree from İstanbul Technical University Turkish Conservatory of Turkish Music in 2004, after completing his undergraduate studies in Boğaziçi University Philosophy department. Gulle pursued his studies at Berklee College of Music in 2004 and completed four years Jazz Composition Department’s program within two years. Between 2007-2009 he studied Contemporary Composition at Istanbul Technical University in Advanced Music Studies

Gulle’s music language achieved global attention. His first album ‘Ilk Renk’ (2010) has surpassed the basic synthesis of Ottoman-Turkish music and jazz and was widely acclaimed. His second album ‘Bensiz’ (Self Free), a contrabass -guitar is a duo album with jazz elements. Performed by Gulle himself on guitar and Volkan Hürsever on contrabass the album has received positive reviews, especially about its concept and recording technique. In his last album “Reverse Perspective” he has opened a new dimension in Jazz Harmony by applying a medieval visual art technique that is called Reverse Perspective in order to show a different path instead of the cul-de- sac in modernity.

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Willing to teach

Intermediate to advanced

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