Nihan Yesil is an award-winning composer and sound artist. She started studying classical music at an early age. After her M.M. in Composition (UMKC Conservatory of Music and Dance), she received her M.F.A. in Sound Design (UMKC Theatre). Her music has been performed in various venues, festivals, and artist residencies across the U.S. and Europe.
Currently based in two cities across the continents, Los Angeles and Istanbul, Nihan composes both acoustic and electroacoustic concert music, as well as working for film and theatre.