Rotterdam based Turkish saxophonist & composer

Adnan Dura’s encounters with music began in Marmaris, a beautiful town where the green and blue of nature blend, offering artists inspiration. After completing his elementary and secondary education in Marmaris, he respectively graduated from the; 

Music Department of the Dokuz Eylul University (DEU) Faculty of Fine Arts – İzmir|Turkey, Prince Claus Conservatory – Jazz Saxophone- Groningen|The Netherlands, Codarts – Jazz Composition – Rotterdam|The Netherlands. Adnan successfully got a Master’s Degree from Codarts, Jazz Composition Department with “P i R i.” He worked with Paul M.van Brugge, the mentor, and advisor for this album.

Adnan is the one of the Co-Founder and A&R Scout of Culture and Art Foundation of Artpot Rotterdam, (Stichting Kunst en Cultuur Artpot).

Dura is currently living in The Netherlands and actively working with musical theatre projects, composing and playing for different sizes and styles of orchestras with various art disciplines.

Adnan has recently started working on “ANTHROPOCENE “EPOCH Z.” ‘Jazz-related Contemporary Music | String Quartet and Alto Saxophone & FX.’
The Album and the concerts of this project will follow up in late 2021.