Res. Asst. PhD

Nağme YARKIN


Devlet Konservatuvarı

Müzikoloji Bölümü

Department of Traditional and Modal Musics

Biography

She born in a musical family. When she was three, she started to study piano. In addition to her primary school classes, in 1990 at the age of 5 years old, she was accepted at the 'Istanbul University Conservatory' piano department.

In 1996 she started the Istanbul Technical University Turkish Music State Conservatory. She was selected to “Istanbul Kemençesi" (the Classical Kemençe / Lyra) and she has played Classical Kemençe since the age of 11 years old. During her secondary education, she gave a lot of concerts in school and various concert halls primarily in Istanbul. 

In 2003, she started the Composition Department at ITU Turkish Music State Conservatory. Furthermore, in 2005, she started as a Kemençe player at TRT Turkish Music Young Ensemble. Moreover, she was qualified to go to Estonia with the Erasmus Program in 2008. She studied a semester at the Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre. While she was there, she gave some conferences about Turkish Music and concert. 

After she graduated from I.T.U. Turkish Music State Conservatory, she started to teach in the same university. In 2009 she started a Master degree at the Istanbul University Conservatory at the composition department and graduated with a thesis in 'Film Music and Differences in Interpretation'. 

Currently, she is a Ph.D. (Proficiency in Art) student in the same department since 2013. Also she has been a Research Assistant and a Kemence player in the Turkish Music Orchestra of the same Conservatory since 2012. 

Besides, since she attended the Conservatory, she has given many concerts. Sometimes she was a solist, sometimes she played the classical Kemençe in a band. She has given innumerable concerts at universities and important concert halls in Turkey and abroad in countries like the USA, The Netherlands, Tunisia, France, Belgium and Georgia. She played with Andre Rieu 3 concerts in 'Andre Rieu World Tour' concerts. In addition, she played in Romina Basso's last album. 

In 2016, her brother Baturay Yarkin and she established the world music group "Yarkin Duo" and they had many concerts in Istanbul and The Netherlands. In 2017 they have accepted to Silkroad Global Musician Workshop in Indianapolis and they played with an amazing musicians; such as Master Wu Man, Shane Shanahan, Bassam Saba, Guru Sandeep Das, Edward Perez, Mike Block. Also she is a member of 'Music for Peace' project for which they gave concerts in Istanbul and Batumi. 

Her concerts and compositions still continue and she is currently writing her Ph.D. thesis on 'Concerto Grosso for Turkish Traditional Instruments and Orchestra' whereby she is also composing new pieces of music related to this subject. She studied about her thesis in Italy / Pavia and USA / Boston in 2018.

 

 

Education Information

2013 - 2019

2013 - 2019

Competence In Art

Istanbul University, Konservatuar, Müzik - Kompozisyon , Turkey

2009 - 2013

2009 - 2013

Postgraduate

Istanbul University, Konservatuar, Müzik - Kompozisyon , Turkey

2004 - 2009

2004 - 2009

Undergraduate

Istanbul Technical University, Konservatuar, Müzik - Kompozisyon , Turkey

Dissertations

2019

2019

Competence In Art

GELENEKSEL TÜRK MÜZİĞİ ENSTRÜMANLARININ KONÇERTİNO KULLANIMLARIYLA, KONÇERTO GROSSO TÜRÜNDE ESER ÇALIŞMASI

Istanbul University, Devlet Konservatuarı, Kompozisyon Ve Orkestra Şefliği

2013

2013

Postgraduate

FİLM MÜZİKLERİ VE ALGISAL FARKLILIKLAR

Istanbul University, Konservatuar, Müzik - Kompozisyon

Foreign Languages

C1 Advanced

C1 Advanced

English

Certificates, Courses and Trainings

2011

2011

Toefl

Foreign Language

Just English

2003

2003

İngilizce

Foreign Language

İTÜ

Research Areas

Social Sciences and Humanities, Art, Music, Composition

Academic Titles / Tasks

2012 - Continues

2012 - Continues

Research Assistant

Istanbul University, Devlet Konservatuvarı, Müzikoloji Bölümü

Courses

Undergraduate

Undergraduate

Turkish Music History

Articles Published in Other Journals

2021

2021

A Study of the Reference Pitches in Ottoman - Turkish Music Through an Analysis of Historical Neys

Yarkın N. , Tan A.

Etnomüzikoloji Dergisi , vol.4, no.2, pp.111-124, 2021 (Refereed Journals of Other Institutions) Creative Commons License

2020

2020

INSTRUMENTATION OF TRADITIONAL TURKISH MUSIC INSTRUMENT IN ORCHESTRA

Yarkın N.

RAST MÜZİKOLOJİ, vol.7, pp.11-22, 2020 (Refereed Journals of Other Institutions) Creative Commons License Sustainable Development

Refereed Congress / Symposium Publications in Proceedings

2021

2021

Caz Müziğinde Kadının Yeri

Yarkın N.

Music and Women Symposium, Bursa, Turkey, 21 - 24 May 2021, pp.364-382 Creative Commons License

2016

2016

COMPOSITION TECHNIQUES AND FORMS OF INSTRUMENTAL OTTOMAN MUSIC IN 18th CENTURY

YARKIN N.

GIORGI GARAQANIDZE XI INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF FOLK AND CHURCH MUSIC IN BATUMI - SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE, Batumi, Georgia, 3 - 04 November 2016, pp.32-39

Expert Reports

2016

2016

USTALAR OMAR'DA KİTAP TANITIMI

YARKIN N.

İstanbul Üniversitesi, pp.2, İstanbul, 2016

Other Publications

Artistic Activity

March 2022

March 2022

Baturay Yarkın Trio and Nağme Yarkın Creative Commons License

Yarkın N.

December 2021

December 2021

XI. Uluslararası İstanbul Şiir ve Edebiyat Festivali

Yarkın N.

November 2021

November 2021

Yarkın Duo Creative Commons License

Yarkın N.

September 2021

September 2021

Jazz in Albania / Yarkın Duo Konseri

Yarkın N.

June 2021

June 2021

Voices and Bridges

Yarkın N.

May 2021

May 2021

Music and Women Symposium

Yarkın N.

May 2021

May 2021

Nihavend Meydan Faslı

Yarkın N.

May 2021

May 2021

Composition from 19th and 20th Century

Yarkın N.

April 2021

April 2021

Sahneport Konseri - Baturay Yarkın Trio & Nağme Yarkın

Yarkın N.

March 2021

March 2021

Hikâyeleriyle Şarkılarımız

Yarkın N.

February 2021

February 2021

Solo Konser "Sirtolar & Longalar"

Yarkın N.

February 2021

February 2021

Solo Konser "16. ve 17. Yüzyıl Eserleri"

Yarkın N.

February 2021

February 2021

Solo Konser "Elyazması Defterlerden Dede Efendi Dönemi Eserleri"

Yarkın N.

January 2021

January 2021

Hikâyeleriyle Şarkılarımız

Yarkın N.

January 2021

January 2021

Meydan Faslı

Yarkın N.

December 2020

December 2020

Baturay Yarkın Trio & Nağme Yarkın / Anadolu'nun Renkleri

Yarkın N.

November 2020

November 2020

Suzidil Faslı

Somakcı P. , Yarkın N.

October 2020

October 2020

ETNORITMIX

Yarkın N.

August 2020

August 2020

İBB - Anadolu'nun Renkleri / Baturay Yarkın Trio & Nağme Yarkın

Yarkın N.

August 2020

August 2020

Baturay Yarkın Trio & Nağme Yarkın

Yarkın N.

July 2020

July 2020

Yarkın Trio

Yarkın N.

July 2020

July 2020

Quintessence (Ascension)

Yarkın N.

July 2020

July 2020

Yarkın Duo - İBB

Yarkın N.

July 2020

July 2020

Quintessence (Find me in you)

Yarkın N.

July 2020

July 2020

Quintessence (Flowing Waves)

Yarkın N.

June 2020

June 2020

Quintessence (Longing)

Yarkın N.

May 2020

May 2020

Yarkın Duo - İBB Kültür Sanat

Yarkın N.

February 2020

February 2020

Sabâ Makamında Eserler - İ.Ü. OMAR

Yarkın N.

February 2020

February 2020

Yarkın Duo

Yarkın N.

February 2020

February 2020

The Colors of Anatolia

Yarkın N.

February 2020

February 2020

Uluslararası İstanbul Şiir ve Edebiyat Festivali - 18.02.2020

Yarkın N.

January 2020

January 2020

Nihavend Makamında Eserler - İ.Ü. OMAR

Yarkın N.

December 2019

December 2019

Muhayyer Makamında Eserler

Yarkın N.

December 2019

December 2019

Yarkın Duo - Boğaziçi Üniversitesi

Yarkın N.

December 2019

December 2019

İ.Ü. OMAR - Yeni Yıl Konseri

Yarkın N.

December 2019

December 2019

Wounded Elephant

Yarkın N.

November 2019

November 2019

İBB - Yolculuk Arası bi Caz Molası

Yarkın N.

November 2019

November 2019

Arşiv Kayıtlarından Ses ve Görüntülerle Atatürk'ün Anısına

Yarkın N.

November 2019

November 2019

Hisar-Hisarbuselik Eserler

Yarkın N.

November 2019

November 2019

Yarkın Duo - Piano House

Yarkın N.

October 2019

October 2019

II. Uluslararası Kantemir Sempozyumu - 24.10.19

Yarkın N.

October 2019

October 2019

Devlet Sanatçısı Prof. Dr. Nevzat Atlığ'a Saygı Günü - 21.10.19

Yarkın N.

September 2019

September 2019

Alaeddin Yavaşça Bestelerinden Bir Seçki

Yarkın N.

September 2019

September 2019

II. ULUSLARARASI SOSYAL BİLİMLER KONGRESİ

Yarkın N.

September 2019

September 2019

ISME Legacy Conference

Yarkın N.

September 2019

September 2019

İ.Ü. OMAR VI. ULUSLARARASI YAZ OKULU - Sertifika Töreni ve Konser

Yarkın N.

September 2019

September 2019

Kemençevi İhsan Özgen'in Onuruna..

Yarkın N.

September 2019

September 2019

Yarkın Duo

Yarkın N.

July 2019

July 2019

SENFONİ İLE SAZ ESERLERİ

Yarkın N.



Artworks

June 2021

June 2021

Original Works

Chamber music-Rıhtım Caddesi No:1

April 2021

April 2021

Commentary Music

Turkish Art Music-Hünkâr Makamı

March 2021

March 2021

Commentary Music

Other Musical Types-Autumn Leaves

July 2020

July 2020

Original Works

Chamber music-Quintessence (Flowing waves)

July 2020

July 2020

Original Works

Chamber music-Quintessence (Find me in you)

July 2020

July 2020

Original Works

Chamber music-Quintessence (Ascension)

June 2020

June 2020

Original Works

Chamber music-Quintessence (Longing)

December 2019

December 2019

Original Works

Chamber music-Wounded Elephant

June 2019

June 2019

Original Works

Concerto-Concerto Grosso Alla Turca

February 2019

February 2019

Original Works

Symphony-Cataclysmic Catharsis

June 2018

June 2018

Original Works

Concerto-Concerto Grosso Alla Turca

October 2017

October 2017

Original Works

Chamber music-ONE "Morning Rays"

October 2017

October 2017

Original Works

Chamber music-ONE "One"

October 2017

October 2017

Original Works

Chamber music-ONE "Medcezir"

October 2017

October 2017

Original Works

Chamber music-ONE "Requiem"

October 2016

October 2016

Arrangement

Chamber music-Tanburi Cemil Bey - Ferahfeza Quartet Düzenleme

Edit Congress and Symposium Activities

2019

2019

Baroque Music Workshop

Attendee

İstanbul-Turkey

2018

2018

Silkroad Global Musician Worlshop

Attendee

Indiana-United States Of America

2018

2018

Makams, Scales, Forms and Rhythmic Patterns in Turkish Music

Attendee

Massachusetts-United States Of America

2017

2017

Ottoman Music and Kemence from Istanbul as a Solo Instrument

Attendee

Milano-Italy

2017

2017

Ustalar ile Görerek Duyarak Yaşayarak

Attendee

Karabük-Turkey

2017

2017

Silk Road GMW

Attendee

Indiana-United States Of America

2016

2016

Composition Techniques in 18th Century of Ottoman Music

Attendee

Batumi-Georgia

2016

2016

Composition Techniques of Ottoman Music in 18th Century

Attendee

İstanbul-Turkey

2016

2016

Organolojik Açıdan Klasik Kemençe'nin Gelişimi

Attendee

İstanbul-Turkey

Jury Memberships

April-2019

April 2019

Competition

Bilfen Okulları Müzik Yarışması 2019 - Bilfen Okulları

Visual Activities

2014 - Continues

2014 - Continues

TV Show

YARKIN N.

2014 - Continues

2014 - Continues

Advertising Film

YARKIN N.

2013 - Continues

2013 - Continues

Advertising Film

YARKIN N.

2020 - 2020

2020 - 2020

Borusan Radyo Klasik - Yarkın Duo

Radio Program

Yarkın N.

2020 - 2020

2020 - 2020

Çocuklara Yadigâr

TV Show

Yarkın N.

2019 - 2019

2019 - 2019

TV Show

YARKIN N.

Scientific Research / Working Group Memberships

2012 - Continues

2012 - Continues

Omar

https://osmanlimuzigi.istanbul.edu.tr/tr/_

Istanbul University, Turkey