Petros Kourtis - TEDx Athens

Petros Kourtis

Musician/Educator

Petros Kourtis is a musician and educator. His is also co-founder of the art centre “Playground for the Arts”, founder and art director of the artistic and educational camp “Artventure Camp” as well as founding member of “IASIS” band and percussion ensemble “KROTALA”.

Petros has been member of the Faculty in F. Nakas Athens Conservatory, a official partner of Berklee College of Music as faculty- special trainer at Studies Abroad program  (Modern and Mediterranean music course) as well as a Clinician – Visiting Artist at Berklee Valencia Campus (Mediterranean music institute).

While his music course runs decades, a major station in his career was his collaboration with Dimitris Papaioannou for the Opening Ceremony of the Athens 2004 Olympic Games.