Born and raised in Athens. I have studied the Jazz Soprano Saxophone and attended the whole course of the department of Jazz Music at “athenaeum conservatory…” of Athens. I was taught for a decade by Mr.Silvios Syrros, professor and head of the department, and Mr. Ioannis Papanastasiou.
Moreover, I hold the degree of harmony and classical music of “Hellenicon” Marousi Conservatory in Athens, where the director of studies was Mrs. Konstantina Seretaki. I have also attended courses of contemporary jazz instrumentation at the “Contemporary Conservatory of Thessaloniki” with Mr. Manolis Sideridis being the director of studies.
I have taken part in many workshops and seminars about the Free Improvisation and Jazz Music and I have been tutored the saxophone by renowned musicians, such as Antoine Roney (tenor saxophone, New Jersey), Mark Mommas (tenor saxophone, New York), Nat Birchall (tenor saxophone soprano saxophone England),David Angol(tenor