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Tassos Spiliotopoulos

Greek born guitarist and composer now based in Stockholm after more than a decade in London and best known for his work with drummer Asaf Sirkis’ trio. Spiliotopoulos has released three albums under his own name, “Wait For Dusk” (2006), “Archipelagos” (2010) and “In the North” (2016).


ARTIST REVIEWS
Archipelagos
Archipelagos

"“Archipelagos” unveils another excellent set of Spiliotopoulos compositions and the playing is of the high standard we have come to expect."

3-5 out of 5

Album Review


In the North
In the North

"Spiliotopoulos' most satisfying album to date. Its focus on strong melodic themes allied to some highly accomplished ensemble playing results in music that is rich in colour and invention."

4-5 out of 5

Album Review


Tassos Spiliotopoulos Swedish Band, The Queens Head, Monmouth, 28/09/2016.
Tassos Spiliotopoulos Swedish Band, The Queens Head, Monmouth, 28/09/2016.

"Quite simply this was one of the best gigs that I've ever seen at the Queens. Drawing on jazz, rock and folk influences the thing that united this music was the unfailing sense of melody. "

4 out of 5

Live Review


JAZZ MANN FEATURES

New Generation Jazz - ‘Showcase Wales’, Brecon Jazz Club, The Muse Arts Centre, Brecon, 10/07/2018.

New Generation Jazz - ‘Showcase Wales’, Brecon Jazz Club, The Muse Arts Centre, Brecon, 10/07/2018.

Ian Mann enjoys an evening of original music played by students of the RWCMD in Cardiff with sets from Josh Heaton's Mouth of Words, Skeleton Leaf and the Norman Willmore Quintet.


Emulsion Festival VI, Day Two, Gateway Arts & Education Centre, Shrewsbury, 16/06/2018.

Emulsion Festival VI, Day Two, Gateway Arts & Education Centre, Shrewsbury, 16/06/2018.

Ian Mann enjoys this cross genre Festival founded by saxophonist Trish Clowes and featuring newly commissioned music from Nikki Iles and Robert Mitchell.


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