Origin: Athens, Greece
Genre: Contemporary Jazz
Years i played: 2008 – 2013
Albums i recorded: Jazz On T.A.P (2012)
Musicians i collaborated:
Nikos Terzakis (GRE) – guitars
Christos Asonitis (GRE) – drums
Yannis Papadopoulos (GRE) – double bass, e-bass
Jazz on T.A.P was an acoustic jazz trio formed in Athens, Greece towards the end of 2008. Its founding members are Nikos Terzakis (guitar), Christos Asonitis (drums) and Yannis Papadopoulos (bass). The band presents original compositions and also strives to achieve a fresh approach on jazz standards. Their first album titled “Jazz on T.A.P“ contains nine original compositions by Nikos Terzakis & Yannis Papadopoulos and was released in February 2012 as an independent production.
The trio appeared at international jazz festivals in Greece (Tinos Jazz 2009, Athens Jazz Marathon 2011) and performed in most jazz venues in Athens and the Greek province. It was hosted by Greek radio producers Pantazis Tsaras (ERA3, Kosmos 936) and Cornelios Diamantopoulos (Sto Kokkino 105.5). The band collaborated with Greek jazz musicians such as Yannis Papanastassiou, Yannis Economides, Vaggelis Paraskevaidis, Nassia Gofa, Yiorgos Psihoyios & Solis Barkis.