11-years-old pianist from Turkey performs F. Chopin – Nocturne in E-flat major, Op. 9 No. 2
About the artist
Idil was born on June 7, 2007 in Istanbul. She started studying music in 2011 at the Engin Gürkey rhythm workshop. She started piano lessons with Dilek Batibay.
In 2013, she was accepted into the Istanbul University State Conservatory and joined the children’s choir. During the next two years in the choir she performed in concerts and festivals in Turkey and other countries.
In 2015, she passed the part-time exam of Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University Istanbul State Conservatory. In 2017, she successfully passed the full-time exam of the Conservatory. She continues her piano studies with Gülden Gökşen.
Idil has been awarded the top prizes at international competitions in Turkey, Italy, Germany and Azerbaijan.