Pianist – composer – arranger – accordionist – producer of artistic events – piano &
theoretics teacher – artistic director/manager of AN ART ARTISTRY & AN ART ARTISTRY RECORDS
Born in Athens, Greece (1980). He holds degrees of piano accordion (prof. Vassilis Kontogiannis), piano (prof. Nikos Manolikakis & Maria Kanatsouli), music theoretics (harmony, analysis, counterpoint, orchestration, fugue – prof. Nikos Kariotis, Kostas Evangelatos, Kostas Ramos) and two higher diplomas (for piano and composition) from Greece (from the “National” & the “Hellenic” Conservatories, prof. Maria Kanatsouli & Nikos Kariotis), and he has studied piano (perfection studies) in Ferenc Liszt music Academy in Hungary (prof. András Kemenes).
He has participated in master classes for piano by eminent professors and piano soloists such as Dmitri Baskirov, Uwe Matchke, France Clidat, Chantal Stigliani, Ray Luck, András Kemenes, for chamber music by professors such as Sokrates Canas, Istvan Csurgay, and for music theoretics & composition by professors such as Nikos Kariotis, Antonis Antonopoulos, Kriton Barlas, Fekete Gyula, Theodor Antoniou.
As a composer he has produced more than 40 major works for various instrumental combinations and as an arranger has made hundreds original orchestrations – arrangements in many musical genres. His works and orchestrations has been played in Greece and abroad by important soloists and ensembles. He also composes and arranges music for radio, television, theater, cinema, advertising etc.