Sotiris Andreou is a Classical Guitarist that received numerous appraisals for his wonderful capacity to interpret music but also for his innovative approach to composing music. Soritis was born and raised in the small city of Katerini located in Northern Greece. Since an early age he demonstrated a unique talent for the guitar and won the appraise of the International Guitar Duo Evangellos Assimakopoulos and Liza Zoi. In 1997 was awarded his diploma with distinction (summa cum laude) as well as the prestigious donated monetary prize ever given. The assessment panel was comprised of the soloists Ioannou Dimitris, Kosmas Galilaias, Evangellos Assimakopoulos, Liza Zoi, and Notis Mavroudis. Since then Sotiris has been actively performing concerts in Greece whilst teaching students.
Read more about his education, scores and masterclass workshops at the Bio & Career page.
“The music is wonderful!
I really liked them very much: very melodic and well-harmonized”
Professor Per-Olov Kindgren
“Thank you very much for sending us the compositions by Mr Sotiris Andreou, which Anders Miolin has seen and listened to with great admiration! He sends his warmest congratulations, and his encouragement to continue.”
Dr Tom McClymont
“Sotiris is a fine player, and plays with lots of character.”
Senior Professor of Guitar at the Royal College of Music, London