On Saturday night, of March 11th 2023, the brilliant young pianist and composer Christos Tzouras comes at the Fougaro Café-Bistrot after 9:30 pm., for a very special piano performance.
29-year-old Christos Tzouras started playing the piano at the age of 7 and became a member of the band "Terpsis" at the age of 14. During its 7-year history, the band performed on the same stage with Craig Walker (Archive), Giannis Aggelakas and at the Schoolwave Festival. In 2010, he collaborated musically with the poet-lyricist Lina Nikolakopoulou. At the same time, he works professionally as a session pianist with various music groups. In 2016, the album "Hope" was released by Op3 (Omega Project), in which he participates as a composer and director. From 2016 to 2018, he completed his studies in Harmony, Counterpoint-Fugue and Piano, all with a grade of "distinction with honors". Today, he works as a music teacher (piano and theory) and as a session musician in various roles, such as producer, composer, keyboardist and bassist.
Date - Starting time
Saturday, March 11th 2023, from 21:30 on...
Reservations - Information
Fougaro Café-Bistrot, 98 Asklipiou Ave., Nafplio
Τ +30 27520 47347 | M +30 694 6594588
Did you know that?
Christos Tzouras was born in Athens in 1994 and raised in Nafplio. He started piano at the age of 7 and a little later, theoretics at the municipal conservatory of Nafplio. In 2012 he was admitted as a student at the School of Naval Mechanical Engineering of the National Technical University of Athens.In 2018 he collaborated with the Athens Symphony Youth Orchestra (ASON) at the invitation of the renowned conductor and artistic director Pavlos Sergiou. In 2019 he serves in the Music of the Navy, in the role of pianist-conductor in the Orchestra section where he fulfills his term.
The most significant influence in X. Tzoura's life was his mother, who constantly played her favorite Four Seasons by A. Vivaldi, which ultimately became his first and most intense musical memory. As a pianist herself, she understood the importance of music in the human soul and made sure to introduce him to it from a very young age, before he even realized its value.