Ali Deniz Kardelen / Guitarist-Composer

“This kid is knocking me out. Good Lord he could actually play in my band and fit right in” – “Curtis Salgado”

“Ali, your music is fantastic ! You are a fucking amazing guitarist! I love your music so much ! You are force , you are power , never ever quit writing music !” – Preston Reed

“I met Ali at my music camp, Musicarium, last year. He was already quite well-versed with
fingerstyle playing. You can’t help but smile when you listen Phasey …” – Andy Mckee”

Phasey ” is one of the coolest pieces of guitar music I have heard in a long time. – “Stephen Bennett“

Ali’s tune Phase is one of the coolest tunes that is written for solo acoustic guitar – ”Thomas Leeb‘’

Ali Deniz Kardelen is an Award-Winning Guitarist and one of the masterminds of fingerstyle guitar with his creative modern approach on this specific genre.  As a worldwide touring musician and father of one; Ali developed new skills to reach his goal of discovering the edges of storytelling. His unique live setup and choice of setlist add an intimate essence to the experience. Live concerts of this artist are warm, tender, and liquid. Alternative tunings, ten-finger tappings, percussive playing, eastern scales, and polyrhythms contribute to the creative process for a more expressive taste. After releasing his debut album “First Steps” in 2016, Ali got first place at the Indiana State and second place at the Canadian Guitar Festival which are some of the most prestigious competitions in the fingerstyle genre.

Ali has performed at NAMM Show main stage in Los Angeles, California which is the world’s largest trade-only event for music products. Mathematics Engineer (BE) Ali performed Led Zeppelin’s “Stairway to Heaven” while paragliding at 1800 meters in Southern Anatolia. Ali is
also the producer and presenter of internet talk show named as Guitar Chats” as well.

Contact for Booking:  eyup.iblag@majormusic.com.tr

Video Playlist
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Batsın Bu Dünya - Arp Gitar Cover
Batsın Bu Dünya - Arp Gitar Cover
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Ali Deniz Kardelen & Mustafa Olgan - Soran Yok (Ev Performans)
Ali Deniz Kardelen & Mustafa Olgan - Soran Yok (Ev Performans)
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Ali Deniz Kardelen - Phasey (fingerstyle guitar)
Ali Deniz Kardelen - Phasey (fingerstyle guitar)
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Waltz - Harp Guitar Original
Waltz - Harp Guitar Original
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Ali Deniz Kardelen - Kara Toprak
Ali Deniz Kardelen - Kara Toprak
This kid is knockin' me out. Good Lord, he could actually play in my band and fit right in.
Ali, your music is fantastic! You are a fucking amazing guitarist! I love your music so much! You are force, you are power, never ever quit writing music!
Ali’s tune Phase is one of the coolest tune that is written for solo acoustic guitar.
Phasey is one of the coolest pieces of guitar music I have heard in a long time. "
He was already quite well versed with fingerstyle playing. You can't help but smile when you listen Phasey ..."

Tourdates


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Discography

Diverse
Diverse 2021 - Fingerpicking-Acoustic
First Steps
First Steps 2016 - Fingerpicking-Acoustic