Nikos Papavranousis (drums)

 

He was born and raised in Athens. Nikos graduated from the Dante Agostini drum school in June 1992 receiving the 'Premiere Prix a l'hunanimite et felicitations'. He also received the C.E.S.M.A. (Certificate of Teaching the Agostini method) the same year and since 2013 he represents the Agostini school in Athens, Greece. He also works as a session musician both in concerts and studios. Some of his collaborations include the National Theatre of Greece, Michel Portal, Tuxedo Moon, Evanthia Rempoutsika, Panagiotis Kalantzopoulos, Kostis Maraveyas (Maraveyas Ilegal), experimental theaters, jazz combos, blues bands, rock bands, studio work, free jazz duos and trios. He has his own drum solo project which is sometimes performed with a dancer.