Event Speaker: Spyros Balios (GR)
Born in Athens in 1979, he spent his first years in the States and his school years in Athens, Greece. In 1993, me moved to Paros and then in 1998 he moved back to Athens. He holds a MSc in Business Administration. In 2003 he founded Violins Productions, infrastructure for music productions and events. In 2010 he created the first professional music recording and post production studio in Paros, White Pebbles Recording Studio. In 2012, Violin Productions became also a publishing label plus an artist and event management office. He studied bouzouki, laouto and violin at the age of 12 and attended “Nikos Skalkotas” conservatory and studied traditional violin with teachers Nikos Oikonomides and Stathis Koukoularis. He collaborated with Nikos Oikonomides, Spyros Polykandiotis, Pantelis Thalassinos, Martha Mavroeidi, Marc Buronfosse, Stephan Tsapis, Andreas Polyzogopoulos, Christian Ronig, Charis Alexiou..