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Okay Temiz

perc, dr, *1939 TR, Istanbul
Musician of Jazz, World and Folk

Jazz percussionist (b. 1939, Istanbul). He is one of the most famous Turkish jazz musicians.

  • Percussion
  • Drums
  • Cowbell
  • Congas
  • Strings
  • Jazz
  • World
  • Folk
Popular Tracks   
Utopia and Visions on Organic Music Society by Don Cherry
East Breeze on Drummer Of Two Worlds by Okay Temiz
Lavinia on Hommage An Istanbul by Sema & Taksim
Hope on Organic Music Society by Don Cherry
Güzelligin on Hommage An Istanbul by Sema & Taksim
What Reason Could I Give on Dona Nostra by Don Cherry
The Creator Has a Master Plan on Organic Music Society by Don Cherry
Sidhartha on Organic Music Society by Don Cherry
Bra Joe from Kilimanjaro on Organic Music Society by Don Cherry
Terry's Tune on Organic Music Society by Don Cherry

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
Aurora BorealisOkay Temiz, Aydın Esen2014Album
Live In IstanbulOkay Temiz & Hüseyin Ertunç, Etnik Orkestra2013Album
The TrioOkay Temiz / Hüseyin Ertunç / Doğan Doğusel2013Album
Yaşamın RitmiOkay Temiz2011Album
YihhuuOkay Temiz2007Album
Turkish ObsessionSarband, Okay Temiz2005Compil.
Kuzeyden Güneye Yansımalar / SenfoniOkay Temiz2002Album
Okay Temiz Klasikleri 1Okay Temiz2001Compil.
Our Trip So FarFloros Floridis / Nicky Skopelitis / Okay Temiz2001Album
Black Sea Art ProjectOkay Temiz2001Album
KarnatakaOkay Temiz2000Album
Darbukas and ZurnasOkay Temiz2000Album
The Zurna Project - KarsilamaOkay Temiz1999Album
MishramOkay Temiz, Karnataka College Of Percussion1996Album
Transparent DervishOkay Temiz1996Album
Magnet DanceOkay Temiz1995Album
Dona NostraDon Cherry, Lennart Åberg, Bobo Stenson, Anders Jormin, Anders Kjellberg, Okay Temiz1994Album
FishmarketOkay Temiz1993Album
Green WaveOkay Temiz1993Album
Fiş Fiş TziganesOkay Temiz1991Album
Istanbul' Da EylülOkay Temiz, Sylvain Kassap1990Album
Summer CoolerRandy Brecker, Okay Temiz, Michał Urbaniak, Yana Purim And Herbie Hancock1990Compil.
MisketOkay Temiz1990Album
TakalarSenem Diyici Sextet With Okay Temiz1989Album
Dance For PeaceOkay Temiz1989Single
Dervish ServiceOkay Temiz1989Album
RejoiceJohnny Dyani / Mongezi Feza / Okay Temiz1988Album
La Conexion TurcaOkay Temiz, Oriental Wind1984Album
Okay Temiz . Saffet GündegerOkay Temiz . Saffet Gündeger1984Album
Percussion SummitJohn Purcell / Urszula Dudziak / Smt. R. A. Ramamani / Johnny Dyani / Okay Temiz / Freddie Santiago / T. A. S. Mani / Ed Thigpen / R. A. Rajagopal / Günter Sommer / T. N. Shashikumar / Joe Koinzer1984Album
Drummer Of Two WorldsOkay Temiz1980Album
Music For Xaba Volume TwoJohnny Dyani, Okay Temiz, Mongezi Feza1980Album
ZikirOkay Temiz1979Album
Live In Der Balver HöhleOriental Wind Feat. Okay Temiz & Bobo Stenson1978Album
Oriental WindOriental Wind, Okay Temiz1977Album
Witchdoctor's SonOkay Temiz / Johnny Dyani1976Album
Dokuz Sekiz / Denizaltı RüzgarlarıOkay Temiz1975Single
Music For XabaJohnny Dyani, Okay Temiz, Mongezi Feza1973Album
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