BT is a legend! He is a composer, singer, songwriter, DJ and sound designer. He was nominated for a Grammy award for Best Electronic Dance Album. He has produced, remixed, written for, and collaborated with a variety of artists, including Depeche Mode, Sting, Madonna, Britney Spears, Paul van Dyk, Peter Gabriel, Tori Amos, NSYNC, Blake Lewis, The Roots, Guru and Tiësto
Highlights from Events and ExhibitionsEvery year our team participates in ADE, NAMM, Superbooth, IMSTA Festa and other various events.
KV331 Audio TeamOur Team Members who have contributed immensely to our Growth
Bulent BiyikogluCEO and CTO
Bulent has been writing software since the days of the Spectrum 48k. He concentrated on audio DSP while studying Electrical and Electronics Engineering at METU. He worked at PG Music in Victoria, BC, Canada and Digidesign (now Avid). In 2004 he founded KV331 Audio, and since then he's been working towards making SynthMaster a worldwide recognized software synthesizer brand. He likes to build everything by himself, so he stays away from frameworks like Juce and writes his own so that the software developed at KV331 Audio can be run on multiple platforms (Windows, MacOS, iOS and Android) with minimum effort :)
Gercek DormanDesktop and Mobile Products Manager
Gercek studied Rock, Funk and Jazz Drum in Berklee College of Music and worked with many local and international bands. Gercek composes music for movies and plays, and frequently appears in drum and percussion performances in many cities worldwide. Since 2014, he has been working as a product manager and sound designer for KV331 Audio
Levent BiyikogluDirector of Mobile Products
Levent graduated from the Middle East Technical University in 1995. He has developed software for different platforms (Windows, iOS, Embedded) using a wide range of programming languages and frameworks (C, C#, Assembly, Objective C, Basic, .NET Framework, Win32, Windows Forms, UIKit) in his 20+ years of software development career. He is also very into electronics and embedded sytems and has taken part in developing some hardware projects. Since 2015, he has been overseeing the development of mobile software at KV331 Audio
Fulya Celikel SoganciMobile Products Manager
Fulya maintains a performance/production career as a progressive metal artist and an academic. She studied classical piano and composition at Bilkent University in Ankara, followed by two Master's Degrees from the Netherlands and ITU. After working in Europe for several years, she returned to Turkey to study musicology in Center for Advanced Studies in Music and completed her PhD on metal music in 2019. She has been teaching Western Art music and opera at Sabancı University since 2008, and she's been a Roland Turkey Artist since 2014. Fulya is working at KV331 Audio as a mobile products manager: She vastly enjoys the flexibility, yet uncompromised quality of mobile music production and has been producing music of every genre with the mobile versions of SynthMaster and SynthMaster One
Our Sound DesignersWorld class sound designers who made all these awesome sounds
Nori was one of the first official sound designers for Yamaha DX series. He worked for Yamaha and Korg as a sound designer and also as an advisor. He was involved in almost all of DX,SY and TG series, VL-1 and VP1 of Yamaha , Korg's T-series, O1/W, Wavestation and Prophecy. He published several optional voice programs for DX and SY series, Korg M1 and Ensoniq VFX/SD.
BigTone is a dj, producer, remixer and professional sound designer from Germany. He contributed to SynthMaster with lots of presets. His latest expansion bank is called 'Analog Basics'
Rob is a dj, producer, remixer and a professional sound designer from the UK. Rob has programmed sounds for many individual software developers and is an official sound designer/tester for Waldorf Music.
Kurt is an other legend, a professional sound designer, keyboardist, composer and music producer from Germany. He works for hardware companies like Korg, Moog, Waldorf, Roland, Roli and many others.
Kevin Schroeder is a composer and a synthesizer sound designer from Germany. He is one of the best sound designers for cinematic sounds.
Teoman is an enthusiast for analog synthesizers besides the modern software counterparts and has a selection ranging from vintage examples like Prophet-5, Oberheim OB-8, Korg Trident, Roland Juno-106 to modern ones like Alesis Andromeda and DSI PolyEvolver.
Selcuk Yusuf Ergen
Selcuk Ergen is a multi-instrumentalist musician, composer and sound designer. He is into analog gear and creates his sounds always taking into account the behaviour of the vintage analog gear.
Arksun is a music producer and sound designer from UK. He has many trance singles and EPs.
Daniela is a German music producer and sound designer. With over 100 released music productions under her belt for various electronic music and pop projects as well as various released sound banks, she has been in the music business for nearly 10 years. Daniela has collaborated with great manufacturers, developers, companies, labels, producers and artists within the music industry.
Frank 'Xenos' Neumann
Frank is a sound designer from Germany.
Michael Kastrup is a Danish synthesist whose primary trait is being a sound designer and consultant for various software and hardware companies. Michael has worked on and off in the music industry since the early 80's as an arranger, engineer, composer and producer. Michael has also made music for TV shows, theatre and art exhibits.
Ufuk is a producer, dj and sound designer from Turkey.
Umut 'Insigna' Uy
Insigna is a sound designer from Turkey.