İbrahim Suat ERBAYE-posta:
He was born in Ankara in 1988. He completed primary school in İzmir and high school in Denizli. He graduated with honors from the Department of Voice Training of the State Conservatory of the Afyon Kocatepe University in 2011.
Under the guidance of Calligraph, Hâfiz and Neyzen Yusuf Tavaslı, an important family elder, at age 7 he became the student of Ömer Ördoğdular, a representative of the Neyzen Niyâzi Sayın School. Later he continued his education in the ney instrument with Yavuz Akalın from the same school and during his conservatory years, with Ömer Bildik. He studied Turkish Music with Ahmet Erdoğdular. He took Merhûm Bekir Sıdkı Sezgin as example of voice artist. He worked on works by taking his performance as example. His teachers at the conservatory and M. Sadreddin Özçimi, one of the students of Bekir Sıdkı supervised his education.
He is working as a ney instructor in the Biksad Art Workshop since 2014. Also training students as ney instructor at İsmek Üsküdar Central and Çengelköy branches, İbrâhim Suat Erbay has participated in many domestic and foreign activity and thus contributed to having Turkish Music reach the masses.
He received ney training from Neyzen Ömer Erdoğdular (1994 - 1998), Neyzen Yavuz Akalın (2000 - 2004), Neyzen Ömer Bildik (2007 - 2011), Neyzen M. Sadreddin Özçimi (2008 - … ),
Theoretical training from Ahmet Erdoğdular (Hasanpaşa İsmek Theoretical Instructor-Voice Artist), Burak Kaynarca (Afyon Kocatepe Univ. Lecturer ), Ömer Bildik (Afyon Kocatepe Univ. Lecturer ),
Repertory training from Burhan Kul (Afyon Kocatepe Univ. Lecturer), Tunisa Yeşilçay (Afyon Kocatepe Univ. Lecturer), Yıldırım Aktaş (Afyon Kocatepe Univ. Lecturer), Erol Çiftçi (Denizli Municipality Conservatory Chief),
Method implementation training from Cenk Çöl (Afyon Kocatepe Univ. Lecturer), Tunisa Yeşilçay (Afyon Kocatepe Univ. Lecturer),
Voice techniques and education from R. Semih Şenyayla (Afyon Kocatepe Univ. Lecturer), Burhan Kul (Afyon Kocatepe Univ. Lecturer).
2007 - Finland/Helsinki Sibelius Academy, Unesco World Mevlânâ Year Concert and Seminar.
2007 - Sweden/Norwegian Embassy, Unesco World Mevlânâ Year Concert and Seminar.
2006 - Germany / Hamm, Performance of Classical Turkish Music works and stage performances under the project With a Tradition to the Future.
2007-2008 - Concert programs under "Sama and Understanding Masnavi" as part of the Unesco World Mevlânâ Year in Poland, Austria, Slovenia, Dubai, Qatar, Lebanon, Syria, the Netherlands, Denmark and Singapore.
Seminars and concerts entitled "Lyrics Writer and Composer Ahmed Avni Konuk", under A.K.Ü.
Various concerts at home and abroad.
Antalya ATSO 3th and 4th Classical Turkish Music Days Concerts.
Promotion concerts and seminars for the Love Traveler Mevlânâ album at South Africa Johannesburg University / Cape Town University / Durban University.
Album works under the Afyon Kocatepe University State Conservatory (Gülzâr-I Ârifân) (Rose Garden of the Wise).
Afyonkarahisar Dervish Lodge - Istanbul Hagia Irene Church “Sultan Dîvânî Holiness Rose Garden of the Wise" seminars and concerts.
Participation as voice artist to the program named "Palace of Tunes" on TRT Music channel, under the direction of Kurgu-Türk Yapım.
Mevlevi Rite Mukabeles at the Yenikapı Mevlevihane, under the artistic direction of Neyzen M. Sadreddin Özçimi.
The album work entitled “Saklı Mûsıkî” (Hidden Music) (2012) prepared under the Afyon Kocatepe University Scientific Research Projects.
Voice artist in the 738th Meeting anniversary of Holiness Mevlânâ, organized by the Cyprus International University (2010).
Naathân duty in the Dü Şems Ensemble Segâh Mevlevî Rite Mutrıb for the Buhûrizâde Mustafa Itrî year and Reunion Night (2012).
Naathânlık duty in the Bursa Metropolitan Municipality Conservatory Hüzzâm Mevlevî Rite Mutrıb.
Sufi Music soloist for 30 days on the TRT Avaz Iftar Time program,(2012).
Ney performance in the concert "4 Selamda 4 Sadâ" (4 Echoes in 4 Greetings) within the Hezarfen Ney and Art Ensemble (CRR),
Sufi Music Singer and the IUS (International University of Sarajevo) events (2011).
Nağmedar (Abdülbâki Paşa Library) Concerts with the contributions of Istanbul-Zeytinburnu Municipality Kültür A.Ş..
“Internatıonal Samaa Suffı Festıval” Sufi Devran Ensemble singer, Algeria(2012).
Singer at the concert organized to promote Temcid-i Şerîfi, one of the forms of Istanbul Tekke and Mosque Music, with the contributions of Istanbul Science Art Culture and Education Association and the Nev Agency.
Singer at the "Sama and Dhikr" concerts, with the participation of the Taiwan Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Taiwan - Turkey Embassy Cultural Attaché and Taiwanese companies (2014).
Singer at the auditions themed "Religious and Non-Religious Music", with the participation of the Üsküdar Municipality Culture Directorate and the Mühür Culture and Art Organization, at the Üsküdar Balaban Tekke (2013-2014 ).
Singing performances at the “Lâhûtî” program, accompanied by Western instruments, on TRT Diyanet,
Singer at the "Turkish Maqam Music Concert Series" within the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Kültür A.Ş., together with the Mühür Culture Art Organization.