Born in Paris, he comes from a family of musicians rooted in classical Ottoman music.
Selman began with the viola at the city conservatory of Paris where he graduated after 8 years of studies.
Parallel to his music studies, he graduated in 2012 from La Sorbonne in Paris with a BFA in History, and a MFA in artistic production from La Sorbonne Nouvelle in 2013.
That same year he joined the jazz school Le Cim in Paris.
He has recently completed the Masters Program in Guitar Performance at California Institute of the Arts in Valencia, California.
He already performed in Los Angeles, Paris, Istanbul, Strasbourg with either Turkish music, jazz or rock bands.
He has scored many movies in different genres : animation ; independent ; fantastic ; or comedy.