COMPOSERS AND PERFORMERS

ZÜLFÜ LİVANELİ

Zülfü Livaneli was born in1946 in the town of Ilgin. He is a graduate of Ankara College of Education. His first longplay was releasedin 1974 in Belgium and was a hit. He later went on to produce 25 albums and over 30 film soundtracks both in Turkey and abroad. "Karli Kayin Ormaninda" (In the snowy beech forest) is one of his most popular songs. Besides his career in music as performer and composer, Zülfü Livaneli is also a world renowned writer and film producer.