He was born in Bursa in 1991. He completed his primary and secondary education in Bursa. He met the ney instrument during his high school years. Due to his love for ney and Turkish Music, he decided to go to the Conservatory for university education. He entered the Konya Selçuk University Dilek Sabancı State Conservatory exams in 2009 and achieved success. During his conservatory years he took his ney education from Dr. Emrah Hatipoğlu and Nuri Parmaksız, and outside school, he continued working on ney performance with Neyzen Yusuf Kayya, the Artistic Director of the Konya Turkish Sufi Music Ensemble. Outside the conservatory he took courses from Tanbûri Kağan Ulaş in Theory and from Hâfız Ahmet Çalışır in Religious Music. Under the guidance of his instructors, he continued voice performance courses and developed himself also in this field. Taking the deceased Bekir Sıdkı Sezgin as example in voice performance manner and Singing style, the artist continues to follow Bekir Sıdkı Sezgin in the performance of Traditional forms.
During his senior year at the Conservatory, he started working as Guest Voice Artist in the Ministry of Culture, Konya Turkish Sufi Music Ensemble. In 2014-2015 he took part as Ayinhan, Neyzen, Kudüm Player and Solo Vocalist in the Mevlevi Tite, Tekke Music and Classical Turkish Music programs performed by the Ensemble.
After completing his bachelor's degree, he started his Master's Degree education at the Gazi University State Conservatory. He worked as Lecturer in the Voice Education and Method and Attitude in Voice performance, in both the Gazi University and the Selçuk University. He continues his Master's Degree with his thesis on "Musical Components in the Divân-ı Kebîr of Holiness Mevlana", under the counseling of Prof. Dr. Gülçin Yahya Kaçar. Our artist also has articles published in various periodicals, especially in Kadem Mûsiki and Edebiyat.
He continues his performance work under the guidance of his instructor Neyzen Sadreddin Özçimi and continues his reciting lessons with Kurra Hâfız Kerim Öztürk.
He has undertaking soloist and hosting duties on many television programs on TRT.
Participating in various concert programs at home and abroad as vocalist and neyzen, Eray Cinpir continues his music career as Guest Vocalist in the Ministry of Culture, Istanbul State Turkish Music Research and Application Ensemble.