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M. Ufuk Guler

Bow maker & restorer.

Murat Ufuk Guler was born in 1976. He graduated from violin making department of Ege University State Conservatory in 2001. Same year, he started his master education in Institute of Fine Arts. He started to work as an assistant researcher and luthier in Dokuz Eylul University State Conservatory, in Izmir, in 2002. In 2005, he practiced bow restoration technique with Emilio Slaviero in Cremona, Italy and in 2006 began a PhD program at Ege University Institute for Research of Turkic World. During 2007 to 2011 he continued practicing bow making with Emilio Slaviero. in 2011, he gave a seminar with Emilio Slaviero and Borusan Quartet on "The Bow History and Basic Principles of Bow Maintenance" in Istanbul. Currently he is an assistant in DEU and working on bow making and restoring for many musicians from Turkey and from abroad as well.

Contact Information

Address: D.E.U. Conservatory, Gundogdu sok. No:2
Telephone: 0090 505 525 13 15
Email: muratufuk@gmail.com
Website: http://www.muratufukguler.com