Cagdas is an exceptional pianist, a terrific teacher, and an all-around great guy. He earned his Bachelor of Music degree from Music and Arts University of Vienna. He followed this with a Film Scoring diploma from Berklee College of Music, and a Master of Arts in Composition from Tufts University. Good stuff!
A trilingual (English, Turkish and German), Cagdas grew up in Turkey, studied in Austria, and then moved to the United States. Having lived in three continents, Cagdas enjoys different cultures, musical approaches, and styles. His specialties are classical and jazz piano, as well as composition.
Some of Cagas’ favorite musicians include, W.A. Mozart, J.S. Bach, L.v.Beethoven, Michael Jackson, Bill Evans and Duke Ellington.