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JOHN OZBAY

Designer, Coder, Musician, Creative Technologist

John Ozbay's a Designer, Coder and Musician by trade; manifesting his passion for minimalism, science and technology through music and code. Ozbay excels in designing unique experiences and artifacts; using technology, electronics, code and robotics as a medium of art and expression. He is a multiple Midas Gold awards winner, Shorty awards finalist engineer/creative, who attended the Oscars in 2016 with his works; and composer / musician / sound engineer with works that aired in festivals globally.

A graduate of Carnegie Mellon University, with Master's in Music and Technology (Computer Science, Electrical & Computer Engineering and Music), he's the founder and CEO of Cryptee, based in Tallinn, Estonia. A privacy focused, encrypted and secure storage service for photos, documents, files and notes.

Heavily inspired and driven by minimal composition, carrying rare nordic melodies, Ozbay's music takes the listener through a mantric, atmospheric journey. His music explores the boundaries of a classical genre at the intersection of art, science and technology. Minimalist piano melodies combined with glitches, digital artifacts, strings, orchestral percussions, and atmospheric sustaining harmonics, John Ozbay's futuristic music can be categorized as an imaginary film score.

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File Under Genres


Modern Classical, Classical Crossover, Contemporary Classical, Classical, Imaginary Film Scores, Soundtrack, Electronic

Discography


2019   Temporal Illusions     mp3 | artwork

2018   52 Hours     mp3 | artwork

2018   Pebbles     mp3 | artwork

2017   Syndynamia     mp3 | artwork

2017   52 Hertz     mp3 | artwork

2015   Entropy     mp3 | artwork

2013   After 6pm     mp3 | artwork



Photos


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For further information, and all other enquiries, please email : info (at) johnozbay [dot] com