About

Biography:
Başar was born in Istanbul, on February 11, 1984. He had studied Sociology before getting an MA in Sound Engineering and Design in Istanbul Technical University – Center for Advanced Studies in Music (MIAM). He is currently conducting his doctoral research on sound arts at the same department. In 2006, Başar was invited to Institut International de Musique Electroacoustique de Bourges (IMEB) as a resident composer, which was funded by UNESCO Aschberg Bursaries for Artists. The outcome of this residency, Mikro-Alem, was played in several festivals including Synthèse, and in concerts given in Europe and Turkey. Apart from his academic studies, Başar works as a full time sound designer/engineer, composer, performer in his own boutique sound design and music production studio Sonik Butik, based in Istanbul, where he has been designing sounds and composing music for film, games, interactive media, commercials etc.

(Will be updated soon) Concerts, Performances, Releases:

2006, April 28th, New Electronic and Electroacoustic Music Concert at Insitut Français d’Istanbul
2006, June 7th, Synthèse Festival 2006 at Maison de la Culture – Grande Théatre in Bourges
2008, October 18th, Frankfurt Bookfair (Guest of Honour: Turkey) Con Tempo New Music Festival Young Electronic Music Composers from Istanbul at Basis-Kunstverein Frankfurt
2009, October 26th, MIAM Electroacoustic Collective IX at MIAM Recording Studio
2010, March 25th, Babylon Audio-Visual Mondays, MIAM Groove Collective at Babylon Audio-Visual Performance
2010, April 2nd, Sesin Yolculuğu 4 (Journey of Sound 4) at ITU MIAM Concert Hall
2011, October 26th, MIAM Electroacoustic Collective XIII Concert at MIAM Recording Studio
2011, December 17th, Melting Pot Electroacoustic Free Improvisation Concert at SALT Beyoglu
2012, May 11th, Sesin Yolculuğu 5 (Journey of Sound 5) at ITU MIAM Concert Hall
2012, June 1th, Give Me A Sine: A Noise and Electronic Music Compilation based on sine wave compositions by Waxen Wings (US)
2012, June 26th, Electroacoustic Free Improvisation Concert at Lycée Saint-Michel Auditorium

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