Eliot Bates

Real Name:
Eliot Bates
Eliot Bates has been playing the 'ud (oud, al-'ud) since 1992, during which time he has developed a distinctive contemporary style influenced by Anatolian traditional musics (Anadolu halk müzik), Ottoman art music (Klasik Türk müzik), and experimental, hypnotic soundscape composition. He has performed solo experimental loop-based oud soundscapes and in numerous groups in Turkey, the US and Europe, most recently with Current 93, Basquerole, Baby Dee, and The Big Bumble Bees. His modular synthesizer work includes his solo project Makamqore, and collaborative project Manifestoon Platoon.
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miq009 Eliot Bates - Bint Al-Balad album art Kinetik Trance Çargah Oud Taksim and 1 more… Kinetik Trance - Bint Al-Balad(CDr) Miq Productions miq009 US 2002 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

miq006 Eliot Bates - The Living Breakbeat album art Kinetik Trance Kirdan Oud Taksim and 1 more… Kinetik Trance - The Living Breakbeat(CDr, EP) Miq Productions miq006 US 2000 Sell This Version