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Timucin Sahin

“A nimble guitarist and a scintillating composer.” The New York Times- 2009

“Sahin’s guitar playing soars in a confluence of high art and earthiness. “ Guitar Player Magazine- 2010

“Turkish-born/New York-based guitarist Timucin Sahin is one of those artists who defines the avant-garde genre.” Guitar International- 2010

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“For Turkish guitarist Timucin Sahin, jazz merely serves as a name for a set of conventions he embroiders with forward-looking compositions, improvisation, and timbres on his new record Window for My Breath. Filtered through the kaleidoscopic vision of Sahin and his crack band, bassist Kai Eckhardt and drummer Owen Hart Jr., the pieces effortlessly move between meters and textures, dropping in polyrhytms before swinging or conjuring the avant-funk of Victor Wooten without any of the feel-good virtuosity pills. They touch upon raga and reggae over occasional bursts of ambient computer noises that blurp, bleep, and awe.” Alex K

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Primary Instrument

Guitar, electric

Willing to teach

Intermediate to advanced

Credentials/Background

http://music.as.nyu.edu/object/Timucin_Sahin.html

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Discography

Videos