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Hacı Arif Bey
Birth: 1831
Istanbul, Turkey
Death: 1885
Istanbul, Turkey

Turkish Composer. Most known for his compositions in the Sarki form, the most common secular form in Turkish classical music. He was married 3 times, was elected the head singer in the palace. Due to his closeness to the Sultan, he was responsible for teaching music to the women in the harem. (bio by: GŁner N. AkgŁn) 
Yahya Efendi Dergahi Mezarligi
Istanbul, Turkey
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: GŁner N. AkgŁn
Record added: Oct 22, 2006
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Hacı Arif Bey
Added by: GŁner N. AkgŁn
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