Bass player, composer and sound designer. Studied and performed music since early ages. Full scholarship BA student, graduated from IBU with honors in performance and composition. Academic studies and performances with Aydin Esen, Ilhan Usmanbas, Butch Morris, Kurt Weiss, Ricky Ford and others . . Advance studies with Aydin Esen in composition and electronics..
Debut album "SeLKA xyz" is recorded in Paris/Amsterdam/Istanbul and featuring: Aydin Esen,Gary Husband,Owen Hart jr and Volkan Oktem.
SeLKA is foremost a recording musician.Formally trained in the jazz tradition, SeLKA is a bass player; his technique, the best of what his generation offers. He is a composer, a sound designer producing original work.His priority while performing is the entertainment of his audiences usually by staying on the cutting edge, frequently presenting new material.
His popularity in the Europe music scene however, comes firstly from his unpredictable yet down to earth demeanor on and off stage. Throughout his career, SeLKA has partnered with renowned pianist Aydin Esen with whom he has been regularly playing, recording and touring around the world. His other collaborations and performances include the likes of Wolfgang Muthspiel,Gene Jackson,Gary Husband,Butch Morris,Ricky Ford,Owen Hart jr,Bilal Karaman and Volkan Oktem among several others. "