Timur Selçuk (born 2 July 1946, Istanbul) is a Turkish singer, pianist, conductor and composer.
He is a son of Turkish neo-classical music composer Münir Nurettin Selçuk and the elder brother of the jazz drummer and composer Selim Selçuk. His great-uncle was the Ottoman Grand Vizier Abdurrahman Nurettin Pasha. He started playing piano at the age of 5 and gave his first concert at age 7. He was educated in Galatasaray High School and Istanbul Municipal Conservatory.
Selçuk returned home after his study at the École Normale de Musique de Paris and became a pioneer of the political composers in Turkey. With his chansons, he repeatedly stormed the hit lists. He is the founder and the conductor of the Istanbul Chamber Orchestra. He composed a great number of music to films and theater works, and also to the poems of Nâzım Hikmet.
He twice participated in the Eurovision Song Contest; in 1975, he conducted theЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Panayır Günü / Yaralı Ceylan [1973, сингл]
- İspanyol Meyhanesi [1974, альбом]
- Dünden Bugüne [1982, альбом]
- 25 Yıl [1992, альбом]
- Seçkiler [2000, альбом]
- Babamın Şarkıları 1 [2004, альбом]