Burak is a composer, bassoonist, choreograph and director. He studied historical performance and composition at The Juilliard School, University of the Arts Berlin and at the Istanbul Conservatory. In 2008 he founded Musica Sequenza in New York; an ensemble which stands for the innovation of baroque music and intercultural production. In 2010 Burak moved back to Berlin, where he practices new performance modalities through self-developed methods. Burak has created internationally renowned productions such as “The New Four Seasons” and “Bach: The Silent Cantata” as well as the immersive sound installation series “Transmute”.
Istanbul born sound artist Burak appears with his live sets in clubs such as Berghain, Sisyphos, KitKat, Kammgarn, Wagenhallen, Radialsystem and Bomontiada Istanbul to name a few and records for Sony Music, Deutsche Harmonia Mundi and Neue Meister labels together with Grammy awarded producer Da-Hong Seetoo, German recording engineer Christian Jaeger and Swedish DJ & Producer Van Rivers. Burak coaches educational workshops at universities and festivals around the world for soloists, ensembles and electronic musicians.