Mert NAR E-posta:
He was born in Istanbul in 1974. He took music and rhythm courses from TRT artist Vahit Anadolu. He started working as rhythm artist at the TRT Istanbul Radio in 1994. He carried out concert and album works with various choirs and groups since 1995. He worked with Classical Turkish Music artists Alaaddin Yavaşça, Alaaddin Şensoy, Rıza Rit, Feridun Darbaz, Çetin Körükçü and Adnan Çoban. Since 2000 he is part of the Hüdayi Sufi Music Ensemble as kudüm player and bendir player. Together with Ahmed Şahin and Mehmet Kemiksiz, he took part in the albums “Aşk Meydânı” (Love Square), “Eşrefoğlu Gülistânı” (Eşrefoğlu Rose Gardan), “Kuddûsî Gülistânı” (Kuddûsî Rose Garden) and the “Meydân-ı Aşk” (Square of Love). He currently continues his works with Mehmet Kemiksiz in the “Hafiz Music Ensemble” and various ensembles. He also works with Mustafa Demirci, Ender Doğan, Fatih Koca, Halil Necipoğlu, Murat Necipoğlu and Mehmet Emin Ay. He is working as method and bendir instructor at the İsmek Fındıkzade music education center for 2 years and at the Biksad Art Workshop since 2010.
Mert Nar Bendir ve Kudüm - Kısa
Mert Nar Bendir ve Kudüm - Uzun