Welcome to

ManosAthanasiadis.com

Go to Greek page

Latest News

JULY 2018

He released his first poetry collection "Dyidikos Arithmos" (English translation "Dual Number").

FEBRUARY 2018

Solo live in "One Night Stand" performance every Sunday and till end of April, at "To Treno Sto Rouf", Rouf Train Station, Konstantinoupoleos Avenue.

NOVEMBER 2017

Starting from the 4th of November, and every Saturday, for the 5th consecutive year at "To Treno Sto Rouf", Rouf Train Station, Konstantinoupoleos Avenue.

NOVEMBER 2016

Every Saturday starting from 5th of November, for the 2nd year the renown performance in Athens music scene "Listening to Cinema", at "To Treno Sto Rouf", Rouf Train Station, Konstantinoupoleos Avenue with: Manos Athanasiadis (piano, vocals), Markos Papasifakis (guitar, vocals), Kostas Konstantinou (bass), Manto Panagiotaki (vocals).

Plays live "From This Moment On" on Friday 25th of November at Rosebud, Kolonaki with: Antonis Arvanitis (bass), Dimitris Christodoulakis (drums).

OCTOBER 2015

Plays live with "Jazz Express" band from 24th of October to 9th of January 2016, at 9:30pm for "Listening to Cinema" performance, at "To Treno Sto Rouf", Rouf Train Station, Konstantinoupoleos Avenue with Markos Papasifakis, Giorgos Roulos, Manto Panagiotaki.

SEPTEMBER 2015

Plays live on Monday 14th of September at "By The Glass", with Nevi Tsoukala.

Plays live on Monday 7th and Tuesday 8th of September at "By The Glass", with Caroline Sparrhamar.

JUNE 2015

Plays live on Wednesday 24th of June, at 9:30pm, at "The Margi" Hotel, Vouliagmeni, with D.Christodoulakis (Drums) and Kostas Patsiotis (Contrabass).

Plays live on Sunday 21th of June, at 7pm, at "Noel, The Holiday Bar", Kolokotroni 59Β (Stoa Kourtaki), Athens, with K.Konstantinou (Bass) and D.Christodoulakis (Drums).

Plays live on Friday 12th of June, at 9:30pm, at "Ianos" with Jazz Express, Stadiou 41, Athens, with Markos Papasifakis, Giorgos Roulos, Manto Panagiotaki, Miranda Makrynioti.

ΜΑΥ 2015

Plays live on Thursday 28th of May, at "A Tempo" Art Bistro, Akadimias 57, Athens, with Dimitris Karayannis (Saxophone) and Thomai Apergi (Vocals).

Plays live on Wednesday 27th of May, at 9pm, at SAM, Tsakalov 30, Kolonaki, Athens, with Nevi Tsoukala.

Plays live on Friday 8th of May, at SAM, Tsakalov 30, Kolonaki, Athens, with Nevi Tsoukala.

Plays live on Thursday 7th of May, at "A Tempo" Art Bistro, Akadimias 57, Athens, with Dimitris Karayannis (Saxophone).

Plays live on Friday 1st of May, at 9pm, at SAM, Tsakalov 30, Kolonaki, Athens, with Nevi Tsoukala.

APRIL 2015

Plays live on Thursday 30th of April, at 9pm, at Vein Wine Bar, Markou Botsari 3, Glyfada.

Plays live on Friday 24th of April, at SAM, Tsakalov 30, Kolonaki, Athens, with Nevi Tsoukala.

Plays live on Thursday 23th of April, at "Dal Professore", Marousi with Nevi Tsoukala (Vocals), Antonis Arvanitis (Bass), Dimitris Karayannis (Saxophone).

Plays live on Friday 17th of April, at SAM, Tsakalov 30, Kolonaki, Athens, with Nevi Tsoukala.

MARCH 2015

Plays live every Saturday at 9:30pm for "The Jazz Express" performance, at "To Treno Sto Rouf", Rouf Train Station, Konstantinoupoleos Avenue: Manos Athanasiadis (Piano), Markos Papasifakis (Guitar), Giorgos Roulos (Contrabass).

FEBRUARY 2015

Plays live on Tuesday 2nd of February, at Jazz Point, Akadimias 18, Athens, with Nevi Tsoukala and Antonis Arvanitis.

JANUARY 2015

Plays live every Saturday at 9:30pm for "The Jazz Express" performance, at "To Treno Sto Rouf", Rouf Train Station, Konstantinoupoleos Avenue: Manos Athanasiadis (Piano), Markos Papasifakis (Guitar), Giorgos Roulos (Contrabass). Until end of Januray 2015.

DECEMBER 2014

Plays live every Saturday at 9:30pm for "The Jazz Express" performance, at "To Treno Sto Rouf", Rouf Train Station, Konstantinoupoleos Avenue: Manos Athanasiadis (Piano), Markos Papasifakis (Guitar), Giorgos Roulos (Contrabass). Until end of Januray 2015.

Plays live on Sunday 21st of December, at "L'été", Kifissia, Athens, with Nevi Tsoukala and Kostis Vazouras.

At Tuesday 2nd, 9th and 16th of December, at 6:00pm - 8:00pm delivers a seminar titled "The Aesthetics of Music" (The chronicle of harmonic evolution), at Baumstrasse, Servion 8, Athens.

Plays live on Fridat 5th of December, at "Chocolate Duck", Nea Erithraia, Attiki, with Nevi Tsoukala.

Plays live on Thursday 4th of December, at "L'été", Kifissia, Athens, with Nevi Tsoukala.

Plays live on Monday 1st of December, at "Baba Au Rum" Bar, Klitiou 6, Syntagma, Athens, with D.Papadopoulos (Trumpet), A.Arvanitis (Contrabass), G.Kerkezou (Drums).

NOVEMBER 2014

Plays live every Saturday at 9:30pm for "The Jazz Express" musical journey, at "To Treno Sto Rouf", Rouf Train Station, Konstantinoupoleos Avenue, with Markos Papasifakis (Guitar), Giorgos Roulos (Contrabass). Until end of Januray 2015.

At Tuesday 25 of November, at 6:00pm - 8:00pm delivers a seminar with title "The Aesthetics of Music" (The chronicle of harmonic evolution), at Baumstrasse, Servion 8, Athens.

Plays live on Thursday 20th of November, at "L'été", Kifissia, Athens, with Nevi Tsoukala.

Plays live on Thursday 13th of November, at "L'été", Kifissia, Athens, with Nevi Tsoukala.

Plays live on Monday 24th of November, at "Ianos", Stadiou 41, Athens, with Olga Veneti.

AUGUST 2014

Plays live with his trio on Friday 8th of August during full moon, at archaeological site of Apteras, Hania, Krete, along with Vinicio Capossela and Lambis Xylouris.

JUNE 2014

Plays live on Thursday 19th of June, at Spetses, for "Spetses Classic Yacht Race 2014" event, with his quintet.

MAY 2014

Plays live on Saturday 3rd of May 10:00pm, at "Jazz Point", Akademias 18, Athens, with Dimitris Papadopoulos (trumpet), Antonis Arvanitis (contrabass) and Sotiris Katsos (drums).

MARCH 2014

Plays live on Saturday 8th of March, at Wine Bar "Barhelona", Em.Benaki 42, Athens, with Alkistis Labropoulou.

FEBRUARY 2014

Plays live on Friday 28th of February, at "Half Note" Jazz Club, Trivorianou 17, Mets, Athens, with Doros Demosthenous.

Plays live on Friday 14th of February 9:30pm, at Olive Garden of TITANIA Hotel, El.Venizelou Ave. 52, Athens with Iliana Tsapatsari.

Plays live on Monday 3rd of February, at "Ekali Club", Lofou 15, Ekali, with N.Papavranousis and A.Papadatos.

JANUARY 2014

Plays live on Friday 31th of January, at "Ianos", Stadiou 41, Athens, with Doros Demosthenous.

Plays live on Saturday 25th of January, at "Jazz Point", Akademias 18, Athens, with Dimitris Papadopoulos, Antonis Arvanitis and Sotiris Katsos.

Plays live on Saturday 18th of January, at "Jazz Point", Akademias 18, Athens, with Stavros Romanos.

Plays live on Friday 17th of January, at "Portes", Kifisias Ave. 242, Faros Psychikoy with Nevi Tsoukala and Sotiris Katsos.

Plays live on Sunday 12th of January, at "Faust", Kalamiotou 11, Athens, with Doros Demosthenous.

Plays live on Saturday 11th of January, at "Jazz Point", Akademias 18, Athens, with Stavros Romanos.

Plays live on Friday 10th of January, at "Jazz Point", Akademias 18, Athens, with Nevi Tsoukala

Plays live on Thursday 9th of January, at "PABLO t. BAR", Papadiamanti 4, Kifisia, Athens, with Doros Demosthenous.

DECEMBER 2013

Plays live on Thursday 26th of December, at "Portes", Kifisias Ave. 242, Faros Psychikoy with Nevi Tsoukala (Vocal), Dimitris Papadopoulos (Trumpet), Antonis Arvanitis (Contrabass).

Plays live on Tuesday 24th & 31th of December 10:00pm at Olive Garden of TITANIA Hotel, El.Venizelou Ave. 52, Athens with Iliana Tsapatsari (Vocal) and Vicky Nakou (Flute).

Plays live on Thursday, 19th of December 9:30pm at "Portes", Kifisias Ave. 242, Faros Psychikoy with Nevi Tsoukala (Vocal) and Antonis Arvanitis (Contrabass).

Plays live on Wednesday, 11th of December 10:00pm at "Low Profile" Cafe, Likavittou 6, Kolonaki, Athens.

APRIL 2012

Released his debut album titled Everybody Swings. Available from iTunes & CD Baby online stores, and all record stores of Athens.

About me

    Born in Athens. He began his involvement with the music and the piano at age of 6 with the composer G.Kouroupos and then with Nylian Perez and Maria Efstratiadis. He studied Music Theory (Harmony, Counterpoint, Orchestration) with conductor and composer G.Ioannidis and fugue and composition with composer E.Kokkoris. He has attended courses for orchestral conducting with John Papadopoulos. He studied with internal scholarship in the modern part of Philippos Nakas Conservatory from 1993-97 with T.Paterelis. He attended improvisation classes with Mark Alexiou.

    In 1999 he attended courses in Milan with the famous Italian pianist E.Pierranungi and later with the famous American pianist Benny Green, and seminar-style modern synthesis of the 20th century by Theodore Antoniou. Since 1996 he works as professor of Jazz Piano and Theory at the Philippos Nakas Conservatory.

    Since 1995 collaborates with well-known Greek artists participating in known musical performances that have left their mark on the arts of Athens, and frequently appears with his own Jazz trio in Athenian clubs. From 2002-2008 worked with ensemble "Cammer-ton" which appeared in many festivals and concert halls (Megaron Athens Concert Hall etc.). In September 2007 presented in his own orchestrations, for the first time in Greece, excerpts from Sacred concerts of Duke Ellington in the 7th Festival of Sacred Music of Patmos.

    In April of 2012 he released his first album titled "Everybody Swings" with known Jazz standards in his own arrangements. In December 2012 he released his training book titled "The vocabulary of the Jazz pianist" by F.Nakas publications.

    In May of 2014 he released his book "Preluds for Piano" by Nakas publications.

    In 2017 he takes over the modern department of "Acropolis" conservatory/art center.

    In July of 2018 his first poetry collection "Dyidikos Arithmos" (English translation "Dual Number") is released.

Albums

EVERYBODY SWINGS (2012)

His Debut album, available from iTunes & CD Baby online shops, and all record stores of Athens.

Personnel:

  • Manos Athanasiadis, piano, lead vocal
  • Periklis Trivolis, acoustic bass
  • Spiros Panagiotopoulos, drums
  • Takis Paterelis, alto sax on "I've Got the World on a String" & "Ain't Misbehavin'"
  • Everybody Swings (Front Cover)


    A symphonic overture he composed for his diploma in Classic Composition

    Photos

    Videos

    What a difference a day made

    Ain't Misbehavin'

    About last night (Tena's Song)

    A night in Paris

    Contact me

    Manos Athanasiadis

    Musician, Composer, Music Teacher

    email

    manosathanasiadis71@gmail.com

    website

    www.manosathanasiadis.com