Turkish composer - 1889-1947
Since childhood, he manifested talent for music. As a young man he studied at the School of Music "Galatasaray Sultanasi" where he met for the first time to Western European music. His operettas, marches, fantasy, concert works have received great appreciation and love of the people. Mukhlis was the author of 35-ti operettas and musical plays. His work can be divided into 3 periods: 1) 1917-1920; 2) 1921-1935; 3) 1936-1942. Mukhlis several works devoted to the Caucasus.