He was born in 1978 in Istanbul. He started Moda
Primary School in 1985; in the course of this
period, within the structure of Adile Naşit
experimental stage childrens theatre, he started to
receive drama and music education under direction of
Mete Akkaya. He was enrolled to Fenerbahçe High
School in the year 1990. In the course of high
school years, he took place in various theatrical
performances as a part of the young staff of Tevfik
Gelenbe Theatre. After finishing high school, he was
enrolled to Opera-Singing Department of Müjdat Gezen
Arts Center. He went on with his Opera-Singing
Education for a period of one year at this center
under direction of Ruhsar Öcal. In the year 1996, he
was enrolled to Opera Singing Department of State
Conservatory of Istanbul University. His studies in
this school commenced with
Çiçek Kurra Kanter,
went on with
and he graduated in the year
included in Istanbul Chamber Chorus in the year
1996. He conducted studies on Madrigals, and
Pre-Renaissance music under direction of conductor
Yeşua Aroyo for a period of one year at this school.
In the same year, he was enrolled to Cemal Reşit Rey
Opera Chorus. He took place in the opera, titled
Leliser Damore of G.Donizetti, and the one,
titled Özsoy, of Ahmet Adnan Saygun. He gave
recitals in Atatürk Culture Center, and Austria
In the year 1999, he gave concerts in
Atatürk Culture Center, Italian Culture Center,
Bostancı Exhibition Center, Youth Festival in the
course of Atatürk Week, held in the district of
Kadıköy and Abant İzzel Baysal University.
He participated in musical studies
of Conductor Faris Akarsu in the year 2000. He took
place within the scope of Bursa State Regional
Symphony Orchestra and Broadway musicals concert as
a soloist. In the same year, in accompaniment of
Istanbul University State Conservatory Symphony
Orchestra, he took place as a soloist in Istanbul
Culture University, Cemal Reşit Rey Concert Hall,
Işık University Science Faculty Concert Hall.
Furthermore he took place in many programmes,
established by Onur Koğacıoğlu. In the same year,
in Rectorship of Istanbul University, he gave a
concert in the ceremony, held for Mr. Süleyman
Demirel, the 9th President of T.R. and
Mr. Edward Schvardnadze, President of Georgia.
In the year 2001, he took place as a
soloist in three concerts in accompaniment of
Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality City Orchestra.
In the same year, under direction of Professor Ramiz
Melik Aslanov, he took place in Istanbul University
State Conservatory Symphony Orchestra, he played the
part Nuradin in Betrogene Kadı Opera of Gluck;
besides he gave a concert in the opening of Istanbul
year 2002, he took place in two concerts of Maltepe
University as a soloist. Within the scope of Cradle
of Civilizations Turkey 2002 Culture and Arts
Festival, held by the Ministry of Culture of T.R.,
he took place as a soloist in İzmir State Symphony
Orchestra under direction of Conductor Rengim
Gökmen, in concerts, held in Samsun on the date of
May 29, 2002, in Ordu Mesudiye Türk Village on the
date of May 31, 2002, in Erzincan on the date of
June 1, 2002, and in Trabzon, held in Trabzon on the
date of June 3, 2002.
He ranked the first in
Siemens Arts Awards,
which was held for the 4th time in April
of the year 2002, and he was presented the award of
Education Scholarship for a period of one year in
Germany, Badisches Staatstheater Karlsruhe Opera
Studio. At the same time, he want on with his
education in Karlsruhe
Musichochschule(Opernschule). He conducted studies
on singing techniques and Style with
As a consequence of his successful studies in
Karlsruhe State Opera, upon proposal of the General
Directorate of Opera, he executed a soloist
agreement with this opera.
Within the year 2003, he took place in Karlsruhe
State Opera, İl Tabarro Opera of Gıacomo Puccını,
Dalibor Opera of Bedrich Smetana as Vitec, and
in Lucia Opera of G.Donizetti as
Furthermore he gave many concerts in official and
special occasions in other cities of Germany and
Europe under sponsorship of Emirates Airlines, and
Karlsruhe Wolkswagen company with pianist Conductor
Carl Robert Helg and Soprano Chiristine Zoller.
Under sponsorship of Karlsruhe Wolkswagen company,
he took place in production of a CD, issued for the
benefit of children, (Hensel Greetel) with Tenor
Eduardo Villa, one of the soloists of Newyork
Metropolitan Opera, Carl Robert Helg, pianist
conductor, and Soprano Chiristine Zoller.
He played the part
in Die Entfuhrung Ausdem Serail(Saraydan Kız
Kaçırma) Opera of W. Mozart, presented by the
in April of the year 2004.
In various cities of Germany and other
European countries, he gave concerts and recitals.
On this account, with regard to Arts in Europe, he
was awarded European
in the year 2004, presenting Turkey to European
Countries, supporting efforts of Turkey in terms of
accession to European Union, submitted to successful
young artists. And he obtained his award on the date
of October 30 in the awards ceremony, held on the
date of October 30, 2004 in Istanbul Dolmabahçe
Palace from Mr. Dr. Ernest Seidel, Chairman of
European Culture Foundation.
As of the month of January of the year 2005, he
played the part Nemorino in Aşk İksiri of
G.Donizetti in Germany Karlsruhe State Opera; in the
month of May, he played the part Rinnucco in
Gianni Schicchi Opera of G.Puccini; whereas the
in Yevgene Onegin Opera of P.İ. Tschaikovski in
the month of June. Within the same year, he played
the part Pedrillo as a guest artist in the play,
titled Die Entführung aus dem Serail (Saraydan Kız
kaçırma), in Germany Halla State opera.
In Bayern Münıh-Schalke 04 Germany Cup
Final Game, played in Berlin Olympic Stadium in the
year in the year 2005, he sang the National Anthem
of Germany in accompaniment of Berlin Philharmonic
As of the month of December and the month
of January of the year 2005, in Die Entfuhrung
Ausdem Serail( Saraydan Kız Kaçırma) Opera of W.
Mozart, he played the part
as well as the part Arbaces in Idomeneo Opera
of W. Mozart.
In the month of May of the year 2006, in
Italy Udine Teatro Nuovo Giovanni and
Trieste Teatro Verdi Die
Entführung aus dem Serail(Saraydan
Opera, he played the part
In the month of June of the year 2006, within the
scope of the 34th Istanbul Music
Festival, he played the part
in the play, titled
Dıe Entführung aus dem Serail , held in Topkapı
In the month of January
of the year 2007, he gave a
concert in Dusseldorf at an UEFA night.
In the months of June and July of the year
2007, the played the part
in Otello of G. Verdi in Badısches Staatstheater
At the opening of International Artistic
Gymnastics Championship, held in Stuttgart on the
date of September 1, 2007, he presented a
in representation of International Classical Music
within the scope of the Exhibition Programme,
prepared by Enno İlka Uhde, the German Exhibition
in various cities of Switzerland, Austria , Italy,
the date of September 7, 2007, at the opening of
Austria Klagenfurt Stadium he gave a concert.
On the date of September 30, 2007, at the
opening of Porsche Tenis Grand Prix in Stuttgart, he
gave a concert.
the date of October 7, 2007, at the opening of
Porsche Tenis Grand Prix in Stuttgart, he gave a
the date of October 13, 2007, he gave a concert in
Ball der Sterne in Mannheim Rosengarten.
In November 2007, within the scope of Sport
Presball, held in Alteroper, he gave a concert.
the date of December 27, 2007, within the scope of
the 10th Soprano Zehra Yıldız Memorial, held by
Zehra Yıldız Culture
and Arts Foundation traditionally, he presented a
live performance as a guest in Istanbul Atatürk
the scope of
programme, held on the date of June 7, 2008, of the
15th ASPENDOS INTERNATIONAL OPERA AND
BALLET FESTIVAL, organized by the General
Directorate of State Opera and Ballet of the
Ministry of Culture of Turkish Republic, he
presented a live performance in accompaniment of
Ankara State Opera and Ballet Orchestra and Chorus.
On the dates of July 5, 6, 2008, as a guest
artist, he played the part
within the scope of Carmen opera of
Georges Bizet, which was
directed by Peter Pacher in Stadt Gerlingen
On the date of September 10, 2008, he gave a
at the opening of
O2 World Arena sports hall in Berlin.
played the part
in Otello Opera of G. Verdi in
Staatstheater Karlsruhe as a Guest Artist on the
dates of March 5, April 3, and May 15, 27, and 31 of
the year 2009.
In 2009-2010 Academic Year, he was entitled
to study for Master Degree within the scope of
Performing Arts, Opera Art Department of the Social
Sciences Institute State Conservatory of Istanbul
University. He conducts his singing studies here
under instructions of Prof. Güzin Gürel.
in Saraydan Kız Kaçırma of W. A. Mozart, presented
by Istanbul State Opera and Ballet on the dates of
Istanbul Yıldız Palace,
and directed by
He played the part Rodolfo of G. Puccinis Opera
La Bohème, produced by the İstanbul State Opera and
Ballet for the 2009-2010 Season and staged in
Kadıköy Municipalitys Süreyya Opera Stage on 11, 14
November 2009 12 December 2009 3, 5 February
2010 9, 10 April 2010.
Performed as Soloist in the İstanbul State Opera
and Ballets New Year Concert held at Kadıköy
Municipalitys Süreyya Opera Stage on 29 December
2009 30 December 2009 3 January 2010, and in the
Spring Concert held on 16, 17, 24 April 2010.
Through the agreement he made with Volksoper Wien,
Bıyık, for the first time using the stage name Jenk
Bieck, sang Alfredo Germont from G. Verdis Opera
La Traviata, as guest artist on 18, 22 June 2010.
Performed concerts between 1 10 July 2010 at
South Korea cities of Seoul, Chuncheon, Su Won,
Dae Gu ca. and Jin Jiu.
Sang Mario Cavaradossi at Volskoper Wien on 10,
14, 17, 24 September, 19 October 2010 during the
performance of Puccinis Opera Tosca.
Sang Cassio at Badisches Staatstheater Karlsruhe
Germany on 3 October, 3 November 2010 and 9 January
2011 during the performance of G. Verdis opera
Bıyık performed the national anthems of both
countries at the Germany-Turkey international
football game held in the Olympiastadion at Berlin,
on October 8, 2010.
Bıyık gave a live performance during the XIII. Zehra
Yıldız Commemoration Night held by Zehra Yıldız
Cultural Foundation at the Kadıköy Caddebostan
Cultural Center on December 15, 2010 and at the
Kartal Bülent Ecevit Cultural Center on December 16,
Performed as Soloist in the İstanbul State Opera and
Ballets New Year Concert held at Kadıköy
Municipalitys Süreyya Opera Stage on 30 December
2010, 2 January 2011, and at Beşiktaş Fulya Art
Center Hall on January 5, 2011.
He played the part Pedrillo of W. Mozarts
Opera Die Entführung Aus Dem Serail, whose stage
direction was carried out by Yekta Kara, staged at
the Ankara Opera Stage
on December 22, 2010 and January 24, 2011.
Bıyık, sang Duca of G. Verdis Opera
Rigoletto at Volksoper Wien on 27-30 March 2011,
4-14 April 2011.
playedPedrillo in Die Endfuhrung Aus Dem Serail in
South Korea,at 2011 (13-15 October) Daegu
International Opera Festival.....
Bıyık,sang Pinkerton of G.Puccinis Opera Madama
Butterfly at Volksoper Wien on 22-29 November 2011
-02-16 December 2011.
took place as a soloist in the new Year concert with
the Warsaw Symphony Orchestra on the date of
January 1, 2012 in Warsaw..
the date of March 8, 2012,he played Pan in the
Ears of Midas of Ferit Tüzün in accompaniment of
Borusan Philharmonic Orchestra under direction of
conductor Gürer Aykal.(in The İstanbul Lütfi Kırdar
Congress and Exibition Centre)
played Majordomo in Ariadne on Naxos Opera of
Richard Strauss at Kadikoy Sureyya Opera Stage,on
14,17,19,21 April,2012 and on 16,17,18,19 January
He played the part Alfred of Johann Strauss
Operet Die Fledermaus ,produced by the Ankara State
Opera and Ballet for the 2013-2014- 2015 season and
staged at the Ankara Opera stage on December,28
(premier),30, 2013 - 01,12 February, 3 March, 2014.
the date of March,01,05,2014, he played the part
Pedrillo in Die Entführung aus dem Serail of
.W.A. Mozart presented by Ankara State Opera and
staged at the Ankara Opera Stage
On the date of May,13,2014 he took place
as a soloist in L. Beethovens ,9.Symphony,under
direction of conductor ,Rengim Gökmen at Zorlu
He took place as a soloist in L. Beethovens 9.Symphony
with the Bursa State Symphony Orchestra.on 28
February ,2015.(under direction of conductor Naci
Biyik, will sing in Un Ballo In Maschera on 08,09,June,2015
and take place in LElisir Damore ,October,2015
.He will play in Judgment of Midas( a modern opera
) from Kamran İnce , on 10-11 June ,2015 in
İstanbul Opera Festival.
He gives the Stage lessons at Eskişehir Anadolu
University, State Conservatory at present.
At present he has a contract as a soloist
in the Istanbul State Opera and Ballet and also he
currently gives concerts in important Art Centers of
Europe and performs as guest artist in Turkish and