Fb: Harris Lambrakis
Official website: www.harrislambrakis.com
Harris Lambrakis was born and raised in Athens, started music at a young age having many great teachers (Marios Mavroidis, Ioannis Arvanitis, Vassilis Baraboutis, Sylvia Koutrouli, Ömer Erdoğdular and others).
He studied in Pallini Music High School and graduated from the Department of Music Studies (University of Athens) with a specialization in Ethnomusicolgy. Since 1991 he has been playing ney, cooperating with distinguished artists (Savina Yannatou, Haig Yazdjian, Ross Daly, Michalis Siganidis, Periklis Papapetropoulos, Kostas Tatsakis, Antonis Apergis and others). Since 2000 he has been teaching ney in conservatories in Athens. He has participated in concerts in Greece and abroad on traditional, jazz, world music, contemporary, electronic and improvisational music. He has also composed music for theatre. Except from ney, he is playing piano and hammond organ. In 2006 he co-founded the Harris Lambrakis Quartet. The quartet released two cd's, Théa (2010) and Metéora (2012).