Turkish oud, singing
Was born in Diyarbakir, Turkey. He took his first music lessons from his father.He played cumbus until he moved the States at the age of 17 where he picked up the oud. Mike has been performing in the New York City area ever since.
He performed with well known artists such as Arto Tuncboyaciyan, Ara Dinkjian, Omer Faruk Tekbilek and Yuri Yunakov.