Yener Gökbudak


Agé de 20 ans, issu de l’université de Bilkent, il a déjà joué en Italie, en Russie et aux Pays-Bas. Depuis 2014, il étudie au conservatoire Tchaïkovski à Moscou avec R. Ostrovksy. Il remporte en 2014 le 2nd prix du Concours International de Sofia.

C’est sa 1ère venue en France, boursier du Cap Ferret Music Festival.


Cemil Yener GOKBUDAK
He was born in Konya, Turkey in 1996.  In 2004, he started his piano education with Gülnara BAHSHYSH. In 2006, accepted to the Preparatory Music School of the Faculty of Music and Performing Arts of Bilkent University in Ankara and studied piano with Associate Prof. Gülnara AZIZ. He graduated from the same school in 2014 and won the examination of Moscow Tchaikovsky State Conservatory. He is studying with Professor Ruvim OSTROVSKY.
He gave recitals at the events in various universities, cities, embassies in Turkey and abroad. He performed with Bilkent Symphony Orchestra that was conducted by Işın METIN, Chamber Orchestra of Mersin University, conducted by Serdar YALÇIN and Symphony Orchestra of the Municipality of Eskişehir, conducted by ENDER SAKPINAR.
Gökbudak, actively participated the master class studies of pianists Boris BERMAN, Boris BEREZOVSKY, Matti RAEKALLIO, Gülsin ONAY, Özgür AYDIN, Emre ELIVAR and Kamerhan TURAN. His some participations to national and international festivals and competitions are as follows:
Competitions ;

  • "One of Ten Stars", International Datça Music Academy Competition for 10 Young Stars, Datça-Turkey/2008  
  • "Second Prize", Kamuran Gündemir 1st National Piano Competition, Mersin-Turkey/2009
  • "First Prize", Chopin’s 200th Birthday National Piano Competition, Ankara-Turkey/2010
  • "Second Prize",1st Sergey Rahmaninov Piano Competition, Istanbul-Turkey/2011
  • "The Best Performer of Alemdar Karamanov (Jury Special Award)" 8th International Alemdar Karamanov Piano Competition, Simferopol-Ukraine/2011
  • "Third Prize", 22nd International Piano Competition “Rome 2012”, Rome-Italy / 2012
  • "Second Prize", 10th International Young Virtuosos Competition, Sofia-Bulgaria/2014
  • “First Prize”, 2nd International Notre Dame de Sion Piano Competition, Istanbul/2015


  • 2nd Pera International Piano Festival, Istanbul-Turkey/2007
  • "Child Prodigies", Albert Long Hall Classical Music Evens, Istanbul-Turkey/2011
  • "Special Guest", Young Talents Classical Music Festival, Burdur-Turkey/2011
  • International Young Classicists Festival, Istanbul-Turkey/2011  
  • "Rising Stars in the Kremlin, 3thInternational Music Festival, Moscow-Russia/2011
  • "Sobirayem Duruzey", 8th International Music Festival, Moscow-Russia/2012  
  •  International Holland Music Sessions, Bergen-Holland/2013
  • "Musica Mundi 2014", International Chamber Music Festival", Belgium/2014


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