COMPOSERS AND PERFORMERS
Born in 1939 in Denizli, Talip Özkan began his professional music career while still in High School. He has served Ankara and Izmir Radios as both a performer and an administrator. He is especially known for his performance of music from Turkey's Aegean region, which he interprets in his own unique style, and has collected hundreds of folk songs and melodies. He currently resides in Paris.