Erkan Ogur in the West is a Turkish musician. A pioneer of fretless guitars, he invented the first fretless classical guitar in 1976.
Sarp Maden is one of the more well known jazz guitarists in Turkey. In 1997, he founded trio-mrio with Volkan Oktem and Caglayan Yildiz and released the album in 1998.
Sevket Akinci (guitarist, composer, improviser, arranger, producer)?evket Ak?nc? has played, composed, and recorded in many musical styles from jazz, country, folk, and classical Turkish, to electronica, punk, and free improvisation.
He was born in 1968 in Ankara. He started his guitar studies at the age of 16 with Sebnem BEK and Gursel SUER. With their orientation, O.D.T.U. He became a student of Ahmet KANNECI in the classical guitar club. After the Hacettepe University part-time Guitar Department, in 1987, Bilkent University Faculty of Music and Performing Arts passed the full-time guitar section.