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Titos Gouvelis

He was born in Athens. He studied the piano with Aris Garou-falis, Peter Katin, Fali Pavri and Dominique Merlet with scholarships from the Onassis Foundation, the Greek State Scholarships’ Foundation and the International “Gina Bachauer” Foundation. He has also studied the organ in Athens with the distinguished British organist Nicolas Kynaston as a scholar of the “Friends of Music” Society.

He has won prizes in many piano competitions in Greece and abroad and he has been awarded the “Mykoniou” Prize from the Academy of Athens. He has performed as soloist with the Royal Scottish National Orchestra, the Athens and Thessaloniki State Orchestras, the Armonia Atenea, the Cyprus Symphony Orchestra, the Athens Municipality Symphony Orchestra, the Athens Academica, the Armenian Philharmonic and others. Greek music is a major part of his repertory (works by more than 60 Greek composers) with many world premieres.

He is currently Piano Professor at the Athens Conservatory and at the “Nikolaos Mantzaros” Conservatory. He is also programmes’ annotator of the Athens State Orchestra.