Petros Damianidis


Band: Act up trio


Thessaloniki Greece


I can lend my bass if somebody need it arround here and also many times I have gigs in europe and its almost impossible to find a lefthand bass so I am happy I find your page.
Best regards Petros

Petros Damianidis was born in Thessaloniki, Greece. He started his music studies at traditional greek instruments and continued studying electric bass with Petros Kardasis. Since 2007, he has been studying classical double-bass at the State Conservatory of Thessaloniki with Mpampis Heimarios and he continued his studies in Maastricht Jazz academy with Jan Van Den Boomen and Phillipe Aerts.

Since 2009, he has been teaching electric and acoustic bass in various music conservatories in Greece.

He is founding member of Trio Amnesia, Toys Factory and Act Up Trio, participates in several groups of jazz music (Terence Blanchart quartet collaboration with State Clasical Orchestra of Thessaloniki Greece, set up: Terence Blanchart tr, Fabian Almazan p, Petros Damianidis db, Justin Folkner dr, plus and minus Collective orchestra, Swing time Quartet etc.) and has performed at concerts in different cities in Greece.

In 2010, he participates in the Summer school of Jazz Music of Codarts in Rotterdam and had lessons with Hein Van de Geyn.

He has collaborated with Sakis Papadimitriou, Gianni Lenoci, Augusto Pirodda, Giovanni Di Domenico, Danielle Martini, Rubben Verbrugen, Joao Lobo, Panayiotis Damianidis, Christos Yermenoglou, Achilleas Sourlas and others.

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