- He was born in Adana in 1997.
- He studied at Adana Fine Arts and Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University Conservatories.
- He started composing at the age of 9.
- He gave concerts with Bursa, Çukurova and İzmir Symphony Orchestras.
- He participated in the Istanbul and Antalya Piano Festivals.
- Adnan Saygun Competition 1st, Vedat Koşal Competition 2nd place, Malta and Spain Competitions 3rd place.
- He has performed his own compositions for Solo Piano, Piano and Strings, and Piano-Violin.
- Albums released:
- -ESEN Tragic Lieds Op.9 (November 2019) Ayşe Ece Güneşşen-Cem Esen
- -Cem Esen: Evening Sun Lieds Op.12 (January 2020) Alp Utku-Cem Esen
- -Cem Esen: Flute Sonata No.1 Op.14 (June 2020) Cem Önertürk-Cem Esen