Göksel Baktagir was born in Kırklareli in 1966. He began his musical education at the age of eight, under the supervision of his father Muzaffer Baktagir. he subsequently registered at the ITU State School Of Art For Turkish Music in 1983 and graduated from there in 1988 . A year later, he started his graduate study at the same school. Göksel Baktagir, began composing during his student years at the conservatory and today has a hundred and forty compositions; thirty-five vocal and a hundred and five instrumental art-works to his credit. He has developed a special left hand technique that is unique to him since 1984 along with other techniques in the performance of the Kanun. He is universally recognized as one of the leading artists of our time with regards to...
Ahmet Erdogdular, CRR 2001
Yurdal Tokcan Ud Taksim Sarkilar ve Gazeller Konseri
Kultur ve Turizm Bakanligi Istanbul Klasik Turk Muzigi Toplulugu Cemal Resit Rey Concert Hall January 2000 Bestenigar Sarki, Omer-Ahmet Erdogdular,