Saturday, February 6, 2010

Andreas Thermos Quartet

Born in Athens, Greece. Studied the Piano at an early age and then he started playing the Saxophone. He graduated from the music high school of Pallini (Athens) and Nakas conservatory. In 1995 he was awarded with a scholarship to attend Berklee College of Music.
He graduated from Berklee in 2000 with a bachelor on Performance. While he was in the U.S.A he represented Berklee in many events and had the opportunity to study or perform with many artists such us: George Garzone, Billy Pierce, Hal Crook, Phil Wilson Big Band, Kendrick Scott, Mark Kelley, Milan Milanovic, Vardan Ovsepian. After staying in NYC for one year he returned to Greece.
He has collaborated with many Greek artists such as: Takis Farazis, George Kontrafouris, Takis Paterelis, Dimitris Vasilakis, Irineos Koulouras, Kostas Kouvidis, to name a few. He has also performed with Dick Griffin, Daniel Tilling, Shelley Burns, Jason Yarde, Javier Vercher, and others, in various festivals and concerts.

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