• Born in Ankara (Turkey), young talented flutist, EWI player, composer and performer Sarpay Ozcagatay performed with many jazz musicians and legends such as Ron Carter, Kevin Eubanks, David Fiuczynski, Matt Marvuglio, Terri Lyne Carrington, Eric Gould, Greg Osby, Steve Turre and Önder Focan.

    After studying in Hacettepe University State Conservatory, he moved to Boston (USA) in order to complete his jazz education in Berklee School of Music as a scholarship student in 2009.

    Over the last five years, he played in many gigs, jam sessions, and attended many jazz and music festivals in Turkey. He is also the winner of the “Billboard Magazine Award” in 2011, this is one of the most prestigious scholarship award given by Berklee College of Music.

    Sarpay frequently plays at various jazz clubs in NYC such as Zinc,Fat Cat, and Smoke. Now he is pursuing his musical career in New York City with his own band called; “The Sharp Eye Project”

    Sarpay is not only a stage performer, he is also a studio musician and composer. He is an artist of cutting-edge flute company,  Miyazawa Flutes. He also  plays AKAI 4000s Electric Wind Instrument.  He uses Applied Microphone Z1 flute microphone.

    Official Website: www.sarpayozcagatay.com

  • SARPAY ÖZÇAĞATAY

    UNEXPECTABLE

    “Unexpectable” stands out as a ground breaking contemporary jazz flute achievement complemented by a full band experiment exploring the flute’s full potential in the language of jazz and groove in contemporary music.

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    ‘Unexpectable’ by Sarpay Ozcagatay

    Sarpay Ozcagatay has released his first album ‘ Unexpectable‘, which stands out as a ground breaking contemporary jazz flute achievement complemented by a full band experiment exploring the flute’s full potential in the language of jazz and groove in contemporary music.