June 12, 2011
Born in 1980 in Thessaloniki. Studied, at rst, piano wih Soa Zoumi
and drums with his brother, Thanos. BA from the Dpt of Music Studies, Faculty
of Fine Arts, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki focusing on semiotic analysis.
Has obtained the degrees of Harmony, Counterpoint, Fugue (class of Kostas Siembis)
and Classical Percussion (class of Anastassis Vasileiadis) from the State Conservatory
of Thessaloniki where he continues his studies in Composition.
MA in Contemporary Studies from the Dpt of Music Studies, Unversity of York, UK,
focusing on musicology-composition and percussion, under the supervision of
William Brooks and Damien Harron, respectively.
Studied drums with Nikos Sidirokastritis. Has followed masterclasses-private
lessons of John Taylor, Tatiana Koleva, Jan Pustjens, Mal Waldron, Je Boudreaux,
Antonis Anissegos, Dimitriadis brothers, etc. He is now teaching music
in highschools and performs with the following bands: The prefabricated quartet,
Baildsa band, Irene Sinou quartet, Myrto de Con Ticofs, dd ensemble.