” Ece has a strong and rich tone and a very solid technique in the service of music. I was immediately impressed by her playing… “Jean Ferrandis
” Beyond being a student of which I am proud of, I am convinced that Ece, whom I appreciate with her musical accumulation, will progress on the luminous path of the art that she has found very young… “Assoc. Hakan Halit Turgay
” She has a stance on the stage with her flute … As if to say ‘It’s mine’ … How does she accord with the stage …? I didn’t want it to end … “Hıncal Uluç / Newspaper “Sabah”
Ece Selin Yüksel, a Turkish flutist who lives in Paris, plays as a soloist and orchestra musician, and awarded several times with her chamber music performances. She finished her fundamental music education in Turkey, and she continues her higher education at the École Normale de Musique de Paris Alfred Cortot with Mr. Jean Ferrandis in the Concertiste Programme. At the same time, she is a master’s degree student at T. C. Ankara Music and Fine Arts University Faculty of Performing Arts under the supervision of Associated Professor Hakan Halit Turgay.
After playing in different orchestras, now, she is the principle flutist of Berlin Opera Academy. She is supported from Dr. Nejat F. Eczacıbası Foundation, Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts, Industrial Development Bank of Turkey (TSKB) and Mediterranean Opera and Ballet Club Association (AKOB).
Beyond her player career she is a dedicated teacher and, she is assistant teacher in the Halit Turgay & Merve Kocabeyler Flute & Harp Summer School.