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Prolific and controversial composer who took inspiration from the folklore and traditions of his native Turkey. He was commissioned by the 2011 Schleswig-Holstein Musik Festival to produce a clarinet concerto based on Persian poet Omar Khayyam's legacy. Sabine Meyer directed it.
His first composition, a piano sonata, was published in 1984, when he was 14 years old.
On Twitter, he became one of a long line of musicians to be sentenced to 10-month in prison for allegedly insulting Muslims and Islam.
He was born into a Muslim family but later became an atheist.
He used techniques for his 1997 piano composition "Black Earth" that is traditionally associated with John Cage.