Elizabeth Efthymiadis

She studied with Kostas Kotsiolis at the Central Conservatory from where she received her degree in 1995 and continued with the same teacher at the Piraeus Municipal Conservatory from where she graduated receiving her diploma in 1998 with “excellence”. During her studies, she won second prize in the pan-Hellenic competition of “Filona” while actively participating in numerous seminars – masterclasses with internationally renowned soloists and teachers, among whom it is worth mentioning Leo Brouwer, Scot Tennant, Andrew York, Hubert Käppel Zoran Dukic, Aniello Desiderio, Darko Petrinjak, Marco Socias and others.

In 1994 he attended advanced courses in Aschaffenburg, Germany with Manuel Barrueco one of the world’s leading guitarists and in 1997 he participated in the seminars of the Amsterdam International Guitar Festival. He has appeared in concerts and recitals in the “Parnassos” hall, in the National Gallery, in “Estia” in Nea Smyrni as well as in several halls in the province. In 1999 she was invited to the 22nd Volos International Festival where she appeared with the “Greek guitar ensemble” of which she was a member for several years. He has been teaching guitar since 1995.