Murat Ses is a Turkish-Austrian keyboard player and composer with strong Eurasian electronic elements.
He is creator of the Anadolu Pop style, a synthesis of Anatolian Music and Western elements that has been influencing Turkish music scene for decades.
His album Danses et Rythmes de la Turquie d'hier à aujourd'hui was awarded the Grand Prix du Disque by the Charles Cros Academie in Paris, France.
In the early 1990s Murat Ses developed a musical style he terms Electric Levantine. The main elements of the style are microtonal properties created on authentic Levantine scales, electronically produced instrument timbres and Western music.
It's an experimental form of Anadolu Pop.
This sound by Murat Ses has already charted five times on Billboard.
On Billboard Hot New Singles charts in January, February, July, October 2016 [Endless Dance, Anatolian Highway 3, Pockmarked Beauty 2, Strawberry Moon], and September 2017 [Nardugan].
Voting member of Grammy®; four times Global Music Awards and three times Akademia Awards winner (both in 2015/2016 and 2017 in Dance Electronica), Hollywood Music Awards nominations (2016 and 2017);
Indie Music Channel Awards (2016/Best Male Emerging Artist of the Year);
Indie Music Channel Radio Awards 2016 in Hollywood/Best Dance Music Artist. http://www.muratses.com
Founder of the group Mogollar ® [A registered trade mark of Murat Ses]