Hakan Başar Trio / Dancin' Feet (Oscar Peterson)

Hakan Başar, who has met jazz music through Michel Petrucciani and his work "Looking Up", has directed his piano studies to this music by being influenced by Michel Petrucciani a lot. Hakan has covered ground in the line of the curriculums of jazz pianists like, respectively Noah Baerman, Bill Cunliffe, Andy LaVerne, Jeb Patton, Bill Dobbins, Walter Norris, Clare Fischer, David Berkman. Then, He has tried to build his style through taking the most important jazz pianists of world like Michel Petrucciani, Oscar Peterson,Kenny Barron, Keith Jarrett, Hank Jones, Bill Evans,Tommy Flanagan as example. He made an effective beginning to his concerts by playing at a whole of elite festivals with repertoire ,that contains works of especially Oscar Peterson, Michel Petrucciani, Kenny Barron ve Keith Jarret, in 2017. Besides his father,F.Hakan Başar, the person who gave him the greatest support has been İzzet Öz, who is one of the most important music producers in Turkey. Within this period, Hakan has met worldwide known musicians like Chick Corea,Ron Carter,Eddie Gomez,Russel Malone,Donald Vega,Brian Blade. He got a chance that is workshop with Chick Corea before Corea's 2017 Istanbul Concert. In the earlier stages, Hakan Başar has started jazz piano studies with his father,who is guitarist, when he was 9. Hakan has been the youngest jazz musician and the youngest jazz pianist of Turkey. Also, Başar,who has got support from Kerem Görsev about his studies in Turkey, continues to his studies with Baki Duyarlar, who has officiated as "associate professor" at Amsterdam Conservatory and Rotterdam Conservatory, now.

Hakan Başar & Kenan Doğulu

 Hakan Başar & Chick  Corea