Yücel ARZEN

Musician and Composer

Yücel Arzen's compositions that were published in the form of song (nearly 150) have been performed by popular Turkish music commentators.

Yücel Arzen was born in 1970 in Adana. After completing his primary and secondary education in Adana, he went to Çukurova University, Faculty of Education, Department of Painting and Sculpture for one year. In 1988, he entered the ITU Turkish Music State Conservatory. During the conservatory, he took lessons in both traditional Turkish music and folk music and universal music forms. In 1994, he entered masters program in Istanbul Technical University, at the Turkish Folk Music department. His compositions that were published in the form of song (nearly 150) have been performed by popular Turkish music commentators. The composer has three personal and one duet albums and still lives in Istanbul.