Traditional Greek & Modern Contemporary Musician, Composer and Conductor
The music of Georgios Sfyridis combines elements of his native Greek and Balkan folk music with Western classical, contemporary and electronic music.
Georgios Sfyridis was born in Thessaloniki and studied piano and music theory at the State Conservatorium of Music. In 1989 he studied composition and conducting in Karlsruhe, Germany. Sfyridis lives and works in Berlin since 1994.
The ensemble Cornucopia was founded in 1999 to provoke a fruitful interdisciplinary and intercultural dialogue.