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ABOUT ALEXIS

Alexis is a guitarist and composer based in Cyprus. From the age of 9 he attended piano lessons and a year later he started playing the guitar.

After participating in various projects and performing in different concerts and music festivals he was accepted in Codarts Conservatory of Rotterdam where he studied Jazz Guitar Performance and finished his BMus degree with a “Cum Laude” (With Honor). In 2014 Alexis was accepted in Amsterdam Conservatory where he graduated as a Master of Jazz Guitar student with a final recital of 8,5.

During his studies in the Netherlands Alexis performed with small and big ensembles in well-known venues such as Lantaren Venster and Melkweg Theatre. He also participated in various jazz workshops and he had lessons from worldwide successful musicians such as Peter Bernstein, Jesse Van Ruller and Gilad Hekselman.

In the meantime he is developing his own album and performs with different bands as a sideman and a leader by playing concerts with original compositions and arrangements.