in brief

yiorgos magoulas

yiorgos magoulas

composer | guitar solo performer

Yiorgos Magoulas has composed original score for several film, documentaries, theatrical pieces, even for TV series. Stand out his music for the TV monthly documentary series "WAR ZONE" airing on Greek leading TV network "Mega Channel" for almost a decade , while he has been awarded with the "Gold Ermis Award" for original music in a TV advertisement.

In 2012, starts his collaboration with the film director Venetia Evripiotou at the film entitled "Counting Happiness" . The film screened at over fifty international film festivals winning awards such as the "GRAND JURY AWARD" at the International Film Festival of Canada 2013.

Listed as a solo performer, plays at his concerts the Classical Guitar and a Bolivian string instrument known as the Charango, creating an atmospheric melange where boundaries between jazz, improvisation and world music are being creatively blurred.

Since 1993 he is professor at the National Conservatory, Athens and has released four CD : “Gaia” ©1994, “Mediterranean Myths” ©2008, “Passage to Asia” ©2011 and “Dust” ©2012.


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