Dimitris Vassilakis

Dimitris Vassilakis



“An internationally acclaimed, award winning Greek saxophonist, vocalist, researcher, educator and composer”

Has recorded 5 albums for historic jazz label Candid Records.

Awarded album of the month from BBC Music magazine and 2nd jazz album of the year from the BBC for "Labyrinth". This album has become the subject of study at several universities and has been presented at Yale University and at musicological conferences.

"Parallel Lines" album has received great critical acclaim, a trio suite with Jeff "Tain" Watts and Essiet Essiet dedicated to Sonny Rollins.

"Across The Universe" included songs from the Beatles, Nina Simone, Doors songbook, with an international line up from all continents, and has produced 2 years of world touring and some of the best reviews.