Burak Bedikyan is an international jazz pianist and a prolific composer living in NYC. He released four critically acclaimed albums on the prestigious SteepleChase Records, collaborating with leading jazzmen including Chris Potter, Chris Cheek, Ron McClure, Bill Stewart, Adam Nussbaum, Peter Washington etc.
Born in Istanbul, Bedikyan has pursued his career in NYC since 2017 by performing and recording with top-notch musicians in the city’s jazz scene.
As a classically trained pianist with over 15 years of teaching experience with amateurs, music students and professionals of all ages and levels, he aims to combine his creative career with both traditional and contemporary methods to guide his students in their unique gifts and goals. He believes that any kind of education in art should expand the awareness of the individual by the power of imagination and freedom of expression in order to build a strong character.