Sakis Gouzonis

Electronic Press Kit

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Electronic Press Kit

Sakis Gouzonis
Composer | Orchestrator | Producer | Performer


"Checking out the world of electronic music as presented by Sakis Gouzonis is like traveling on a journey to the most wondrous and mystical of places." - Kenneth Morton (Editor & Publisher from California, USA)

 

Greek electronic music composer Sakis Gouzonis

..:: Quick Facts ::..

  • #1 Greek independent artist (all music genres)

  • #1 Greek electronic music composer of the new generation

  • 11 studio albums (110 original music tracks in total)

  • 10 international music awards & distinctions

  • 770.000+ fans & friends in 220 countries & territories

  • 1.000+ live concerts in Greece, Europe

  • 200+ album reviews, articles and interviews

  • SakisGouzonis.com is one of the most visited artist websites

 

..:: Basic Information ::..

Artist Name: Sakis Gouzonis (Greek: Σάκης Γκουζώνης, correct English pronunciation)

Birth Date: 16 March 1978

Birth Place: Thessaloniki, Greece

Current Location: Elassona, Greece

Skills: Composer | Orchestrator | Producer | Performer

Music Studies: Self-taught

Newest Album: Open Horizon (18 August 2018)

Music Genres: Instrumental | Electronic | Cinematic

Instrumentation: Sakis Gouzonis (music workstation)

Official Website: www.SakisGouzonis.com

 

..:: Discography ::..

.: Open Horizon :.

On 18 August 2018, Sakis Gouzonis released his 11th studio album, Open Horizon, in MP3 format. Open Horizon contains ten original instrumental electronic music tracks.

All music tracks were composed, orchestrated, performed, recorded, mixed and mastered by Sakis Gouzonis in his recording studio located in Elassona, Greece.

 

Open Horizon
by Greek composer Sakis Gouzonis

Instrumental electronic music album Open Horizon by Sakis Gouzonis

Stream or download Open Horizon

Genre: Instrumental | Electronic | Cinematic

Format: MP3 (320 kbps)

Total Time: 34:08

Release Date: 18 August 2018

Open Horizon contains ten beautiful instrumental electronic music tracks.

Ten beautiful MP3 tracks filled with tremendous energy.

 


"Greece is a country with a tradition in both beautiful classic and electronic music, so there’s no surprise these two not only meet, but fit so well in “Open Horizon” by Sakis Gouzonis... “Open Horizon” is an album made with a lot of care, love and understanding of the craft..."

- An excerpt from the Drooble Team's review on Open Horizon
(Open Horizon is Sakis Gouzonis' 11th instrumental electronic music album)


 

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.: Amazing Space :.

On 17 April 2017, Sakis Gouzonis released his 10th studio album, Amazing Space, in MP3 format. Amazing Space contains ten original instrumental electronic music tracks.

All music tracks were composed, orchestrated, performed, recorded, mixed and mastered by Sakis Gouzonis in his recording studio located in Elassona, Greece.

 

Amazing Space
by Greek composer Sakis Gouzonis

Instrumental electronic music album Amazing Space by Sakis Gouzonis

Stream or download Amazing Space

Genre: Instrumental | Electronic | Cinematic

Format: MP3 (320 kbps)

Total Time: 35:16

Release Date: 17 April 2017

Amazing Space contains ten beautiful instrumental electronic music tracks.

Ten beautiful MP3 tracks filled with tremendous energy.

 


"Sakis Gouzonis sculpts a unique aural universe on the classically-informed ambient sweeps of “Amazing Space”. Cinematic in scope, Sakis Gouzonis creates kaleidoscopic seas of sound with multiple layers interacting in glorious ways..."

- An excerpt from Beach Sloth's review on Amazing Space
(Amazing Space is Sakis Gouzonis' 10th instrumental electronic music album)


 

Read the related press release.

 

.: Liberating Truth :.

On 16 May 2016, Sakis Gouzonis released his 9th studio album, Liberating Truth, in MP3 format. Liberating Truth contains ten original instrumental electronic music tracks.

All music tracks were composed, orchestrated, performed, recorded, mixed and mastered by Sakis Gouzonis in his recording studio located in Elassona, Greece.

 

Liberating Truth
by Greek composer Sakis Gouzonis

Instrumental electronic music album Liberating Truth by Sakis Gouzonis

Stream or download Liberating Truth

Genre: Instrumental | Electronic | Cinematic

Format: MP3 (320 kbps)

Total Time: 37:38

Release Date: 16 May 2016

Liberating Truth contains ten beautiful instrumental electronic music tracks.

Ten beautiful MP3 tracks filled with tremendous energy.

 


"...His songs are what you would expect to hear within the soundtrack from a truly epic movie, accompanying and complementing beautiful imagery in a very special way; it’s like a journey through sound..."

- An excerpt from Andrea Caccese's review on Liberating Truth
(Liberating Truth is Sakis Gouzonis' 9th instrumental electronic music album)


 

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.: A World At Peace :.

On 15 June 2015, Sakis Gouzonis released his 8th studio album, A World At Peace, in MP3 format. A World At Peace contains ten original instrumental electronic music tracks.

All music tracks were composed, orchestrated, performed, recorded, mixed and mastered by Sakis Gouzonis in his recording studio located in Elassona, Greece.

 

A World At Peace
by Greek composer Sakis Gouzonis

Instrumental electronic music album A World At Peace by Sakis Gouzonis

Stream or download A World At Peace

Genre: Instrumental | Electronic | Cinematic

Format: MP3 (320 kbps)

Total Time: 48:13

Release Date: 15 June 2015

A World At Peace contains ten beautiful instrumental electronic music tracks.

Ten beautiful MP3 tracks filled with tremendous energy.

 


"...What makes 'A World At Peace' intriguing is its attention to detail. These soundscapes that Gouzonis crafts feel authentic and original... For a long-winded, entirely instrumental electronic effort, 'A World At Peace' conveys incredible emotion in its delivery... Gouzonis' eighth effort is a triumph of originality and nostalgia..."

- An excerpt from Brett Stewart's review on A World At Peace
(A World At Peace is Sakis Gouzonis' 8th instrumental electronic music album)


 

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.: Golden Heart :.

On 14 July 2014, Sakis Gouzonis released his 7th studio album, Golden Heart, in MP3 format. Golden Heart contains ten original instrumental electronic music tracks.

All music tracks were composed, orchestrated, performed, recorded, mixed and mastered by Sakis Gouzonis in his recording studio located in Elassona, Greece.

 

Golden Heart
by Greek composer Sakis Gouzonis

Instrumental electronic music album Golden Heart by Sakis Gouzonis

Stream or download Golden Heart

Genre: Instrumental | Electronic | Cinematic

Format: MP3 (320 kbps)

Total Time: 37:59

Release Date: 14 July 2014

Golden Heart contains ten beautiful instrumental electronic music tracks.

Ten beautiful MP3 tracks filled with tremendous energy.

 


"...From the warm, celestial and uplifting textures of the opening 'The Power Of Your Love' to the soothing, blissful and melodic 'More Than Words Can Say,' and the rhythmic clockwork of 'You Are My Strength,' as I listen to this music I truly feel as if I'm floating through atmospheres, dancing among the stars, and watching a divine interplay among the heavens..."

- An excerpt from Rick Jamm's review on Golden Heart
(Golden Heart is Sakis Gouzonis' 7th instrumental electronic music album)


 

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.: Spiritual Unity :.

On 13 August 2013, Sakis Gouzonis released his 6th studio album, Spiritual Unity, in MP3 format. Spiritual Unity contains ten original instrumental electronic music tracks.

All music tracks were composed, orchestrated, performed, recorded, mixed and mastered by Sakis Gouzonis in his recording studio located in Elassona, Greece.

 

Spiritual Unity
by Greek composer Sakis Gouzonis

Instrumental electronic music album Spiritual Unity by Sakis Gouzonis

Stream or download Spiritual Unity

Genre: Instrumental | Electronic | Cinematic

Format: MP3 (320 kbps)

Total Time: 37:29

Release Date: 13 August 2013

Spiritual Unity contains ten beautiful instrumental electronic music tracks.

Ten beautiful MP3 tracks filled with tremendous energy.

 


"...All the songs on the album [Spiritual Unity] feel quite grand as he [Sakis Gouzonis] chooses to embrace airy, near mystical sounding synths that create an ethereal atmosphere... The music seems to be made for movies that want to be epic. Directors take note if you are reading."

- An excerpt from Ted Rogen's review on Spiritual Unity
(Spiritual Unity is Sakis Gouzonis' 6th instrumental electronic music album)


 

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.: Vast Victory :.

On 12 December 2012, Sakis Gouzonis released his 5th studio album, Vast Victory, in MP3 format. Vast Victory contains ten original instrumental electronic music tracks.

All music tracks were composed, orchestrated, performed, recorded, mixed and mastered by Sakis Gouzonis in his recording studio located in Elassona, Greece.

 

Vast Victory
by Greek composer Sakis Gouzonis

Instrumental electronic music album Vast Victory by Sakis Gouzonis

Stream or download Vast Victory

Genre: Instrumental | Electronic | Cinematic

Format: MP3 (320 kbps)

Total Time: 38:50

Release Date: 12 December 2012

Vast Victory contains ten beautiful instrumental electronic music tracks.

Ten beautiful MP3 tracks filled with tremendous energy.

 


"...A man much decorated in the world of international music and rated to be the biggest export Greece has ever had, Gouzonis really brings this home with the composition 'Lead Me Home'... 'Till The End Of Time' has a grandeur and a majestic quality about it that after hearing one would have to stand and applaud..."

- An excerpt from Steve Sheppard's review on Vast Victory
(Vast Victory is Sakis Gouzonis' 5th instrumental electronic music album)


 

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.: Ultimate Love :.

On 11 November 2011, Sakis Gouzonis released his 4th studio album, Ultimate Love, in MP3 format. Ultimate Love contains ten original instrumental electronic music tracks.

All music tracks were composed, orchestrated, performed, recorded, mixed and mastered by Sakis Gouzonis in his recording studio located in Elassona, Greece.

 

Ultimate Love
by Greek composer Sakis Gouzonis

Instrumental electronic music album Ultimate Love by Sakis Gouzonis

Stream or download Ultimate Love

Genre: Instrumental | Electronic | Cinematic

Format: MP3 (320 kbps)

Total Time: 39:58

Release Date: 11 November 2011

Ultimate Love contains ten beautiful instrumental electronic music tracks.

Ten beautiful MP3 tracks filled with tremendous energy.

 


"...'Strong' is a very melodic and well-produced song... 'Like The Sun' would be the perfect song for the end of a sad movie, leading into the credits... 'Everyday Protection' has the perfect pop music structure... Gouzonis is an excellent producer and songwriter..."

- An excerpt from Daniel Miller's review on Ultimate Love
(Ultimate Love is Sakis Gouzonis' 4th instrumental electronic music album)


 

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.: The Tree Of Life :.

On 10 October 2010, Sakis Gouzonis released his 3rd studio album, The Tree Of Life, in MP3 and CD format. The Tree Of Life contains ten original instrumental electronic music tracks.

All music tracks were composed, orchestrated, performed, recorded, mixed and mastered by Sakis Gouzonis in his recording studio located in Elassona, Greece.

 

The Tree Of Life
by Greek composer Sakis Gouzonis

Instrumental electronic music album The Tree Of Life by Sakis Gouzonis

Stream or download The Tree Of Life

Genre: Instrumental | Electronic | Cinematic

Format: MP3 (320 kbps)

Total Time: 39:37

Release Date: 10 October 2010

The Tree Of Life contains ten beautiful instrumental electronic music tracks.

Ten beautiful MP3 tracks filled with tremendous energy.

 


"...One thing I love about this CD [The Tree Of Life] is that it causes my brain to think in images rather than words as I listen... It's not simply the lack of lyrics that causes that, but the vibrant and evocative tones that Sakis chooses. He is able to create a living, visual landscape through his music, which seems rare for electronica..."

- An excerpt from Michael Doherty's review on The Tree Of Life
(The Tree Of Life is Sakis Gouzonis' 3rd instrumental electronic music album)


 

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.: New Earth :.

On 9 September 2009, Sakis Gouzonis released his 2nd studio album, New Earth, in MP3 and CD format. New Earth contains ten original instrumental electronic music tracks.

All music tracks were composed, orchestrated, performed, recorded, mixed and mastered by Sakis Gouzonis in his recording studio located in Elassona, Greece.

 

New Earth
by Greek composer Sakis Gouzonis

Instrumental electronic music album New Earth by Sakis Gouzonis

Stream or download New Earth

Genre: Instrumental | Electronic | Cinematic

Format: MP3 (320 kbps)

Total Time: 34:48

Release Date: 9 September 2009

New Earth contains ten beautiful instrumental electronic music tracks.

Ten beautiful MP3 tracks filled with tremendous energy.

 


"...One of the most popular artists on IMRadio, Sakis has given us 'From The Sky', 'Eternal Peace', and 'Elohim'. These instrumentals can mesmerize and inspire any listener anywhere on the globe..."

- An excerpt from MC Rydel's review on New Earth
(New Earth is Sakis Gouzonis' 2nd instrumental electronic music album)


 

Read the related press release.

 

.: First Contact :.

On 8 August 2008, Sakis Gouzonis released his 1st studio album, First Contact, in MP3 and CD format. First Contact contains ten original instrumental electronic music tracks.

All music tracks were composed, orchestrated, performed, recorded, mixed and mastered by Sakis Gouzonis in his recording studio located in Elassona, Greece.

 

First Contact
by Greek composer Sakis Gouzonis

Instrumental electronic music album First Contact by Sakis Gouzonis

Stream or download First Contact

Genre: Instrumental | Electronic | Cinematic

Format: MP3 (320 kbps)

Total Time: 35:58

Release Date: 8 August 2008

First Contact contains ten beautiful instrumental electronic music tracks.

Ten beautiful MP3 tracks filled with tremendous energy.

 


"...Definitely a world class act, tunes such as 'Anthem Of Love', 'A Star Brighter Than Others', and 'Give Me A Chance' enchant the senses with their sheer vibrancy. 'Elegy' is especially sweeping, sounding like a grand score to a big Hollywood epic..."

- An excerpt from Kenneth Morton's review on First Contact
(First Contact is Sakis Gouzonis' 1st instrumental electronic music album)


 

Read the related press release.

 

..:: Awards and Distinctions ::..

Note: In November 2010, Sakis stopped participating in music contests.

  • Winner of 1st Prize - International Composition Competition 2010.

Sakis won 1st Prize for his original music composition Seed Of Hope.

 

  • Winner of 1st Prize - International Composition Competition 2010.

Sakis won 1st Prize for his original music composition Eternal Peace.

 

Sakis won a Semi-Finalist Award for his original music composition Eternal Peace.

 

Sakis won a Semi-Finalist Award for his original music composition Elegy.

 

  • Winner of 2nd Prize - International Composition Competition 2009.

Sakis won 2nd Prize for his original music composition Elohim.

 

  • Winner of 1st Prize - 2nd Meeting of Music & Poetry 2009.

Sakis won 1st Prize for his 2nd studio album, New Earth.

 

Sakis won a Semi-Finalist Award for his original music composition Elohim.

 

  • Winner of 3rd Prize - International Composition Competition 2008.

Sakis won 3rd Prize for his original music composition Elegy.

 

Sakis won 1st Commendation for his original music composition Give Me A Chance.

 

  • Winner of 3rd Prize - International Composition Competition 2007.

Sakis won 3rd Prize for his original music composition Anthem Of Love.

 

..:: Fan Club ::..

Today, Sakis Gouzonis is the most popular Greek independent composer. Since 17 October 2007, he has gained more than 770.000 fans and friends in 220 countries and territories. He is the first and only Greek independent artist to have reached that level of fame and success.

Until the closing of the original MySpace on 12 June 2013, Sakis Gouzonis was the most popular Greek artist on MySpace for six years in a row, having 384.710 friends.

*The original MySpace was shut down by its owners on 12 June 2013.

 

  • #1 Greek Top Artist on iSound*.

Until the closing of iSound on 19 July 2012, Sakis Gouzonis was the most popular Greek artist on iSound for four years in a row, having 5.346 fans.

*iSound was shut down by its owner on 19 July 2012.

 

Until the deactivation of his PureVolume profile on 2 June 2018, Sakis Gouzonis was the most popular Greek artist on PureVolume for ten years in a row, having 378.423 fans and friends.

*Sakis Gouzonis' PureVolume profile was deactivated by Sakis Gouzonis on 2 June 2018.

 

  • #1 Greek & International Top Artist on IMRadio*.

Until the deletion of his IMRadio profile on 18 November 2013, Sakis Gouzonis was the most popular Greek and international artist on IMRadio for five years in a row, having 2.230 fans.

*Sakis Gouzonis' IMRadio profile was deleted by Sakis Gouzonis on 18 November 2013.

 

..:: Live Performances ::..

Sakis Gouzonis has also an extensive history of touring and playing live. Since 1995, he has performed more than 1.000 concerts in many Greek cities, such as Athens, Thessaloniki, Larisa, Volos, Katerini, Trikala, Serres, Kavala, Drama, Korinthos, Karditsa and Elassona. Numerous people have attended and enjoyed his concerts.

 

..:: Press Coverage ::..

Since the release of his first studio album on 8 August 2008, Sakis Gouzonis has received massive press coverage from international media outlets, some of which are Highwire Daze, IMRadio, CountryHome, Blazing Minds, Michael Doherty's Music Log, AltSounds, Eyeplug, Spacerock Reviews, One World Music, Broadway World, New Underground Music, The Equal Ground, The Music Blog, Jamsphere, Beach Sloth, Top40-Charts, Crossradar, Tilting Windmill Studios, My Play Tag, The Muse's Muse, New Music Weekly, The Bandcamp Diaries, CrazyPellas, TWT Music, 1inmusic, Stereo Stickman, CreativInn, Indie Spoonful, Exposed Vocals and MuzEnt. In addition, Sakis Gouzonis has also been featured on some of the most popular Greek media outlets, such as Eparhiakos Logos, I Ekdosi tis Elassonas, Imerisios Kirikas, Eleftheria, Mic, Tro-ma-ktiko, Tralala, Music Dreams, Ta Nea tou Olympou, Newsport, Flow, Cine Gear, TheGreekz, Net Periodiko, Larissa Net, On Larissa, Art and City, LikeLarissa, Zougla, Typologos, Elliniko Fenomeno, Radio Elassona, KavalaPress, Infoblog, Tranzistoraki, Trikki Press, goTHESS, Paidis, MC News, Leuki Poli, Music Press and Kosmos Larissa.

Latest Update: 1 October 2018

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Electronic Press Kit

Very Important Dates (All dates are dd.mm.yyyy.)

16.03.1978 - Sakis Gouzonis was born in Thessaloniki, Greece.

01.08.2008 - Sakis Gouzonis launched his official website, www.SakisGouzonis.com.
SakisGouzonis.com is still today one of the most visited artist websites internationally.

08.08.2008 - Sakis Gouzonis released First Contact (1st instrumental electronic music album).
First Contact contains ten beautiful instrumental electronic music tracks.
All music tracks were produced by Sakis Gouzonis.
Copyright © 2008 Sakis Gouzonis.

09.09.2009 - Sakis Gouzonis released New Earth (2nd instrumental electronic music album).
New Earth contains ten beautiful instrumental electronic music tracks.
All music tracks were produced by Sakis Gouzonis.
Copyright © 2009 Sakis Gouzonis.

10.10.2010 - Sakis Gouzonis released The Tree Of Life (3rd instrumental electronic music album).
The Tree Of Life contains ten beautiful instrumental electronic music tracks.
All music tracks were produced by Sakis Gouzonis.
Copyright © 2010 Sakis Gouzonis.

11.11.2011 - Sakis Gouzonis released Ultimate Love (4th instrumental electronic music album).
Ultimate Love contains ten beautiful instrumental electronic music tracks.
All music tracks were produced by Sakis Gouzonis.
Copyright © 2011 Sakis Gouzonis.

12.12.2012 - Sakis Gouzonis released Vast Victory (5th instrumental electronic music album).
Vast Victory contains ten beautiful instrumental electronic music tracks.
All music tracks were produced by Sakis Gouzonis.
Copyright © 2012 Sakis Gouzonis.

13.08.2013 - Sakis Gouzonis released Spiritual Unity (6th instrumental electronic music album).
Spiritual Unity contains ten beautiful instrumental electronic music tracks.
All music tracks were produced by Sakis Gouzonis.
Copyright © 2013 Sakis Gouzonis.

14.07.2014 - Sakis Gouzonis released Golden Heart (7th instrumental electronic music album).
Golden Heart contains ten beautiful instrumental electronic music tracks.
All music tracks were produced by Sakis Gouzonis.
Copyright © 2014 Sakis Gouzonis.

15.06.2015 - Sakis Gouzonis released A World At Peace (8th instrumental electronic music album).
A World At Peace contains ten beautiful instrumental electronic music tracks.
All music tracks were produced by Sakis Gouzonis.
Copyright © 2015 Sakis Gouzonis.

16.05.2016 - Sakis Gouzonis released Liberating Truth (9th instrumental electronic music album).
Liberating Truth contains ten beautiful instrumental electronic music tracks.
All music tracks were produced by Sakis Gouzonis.
Copyright © 2016 Sakis Gouzonis.

17.04.2017 - Sakis Gouzonis released Amazing Space (10th instrumental electronic music album).
Amazing Space contains ten beautiful instrumental electronic music tracks.
All music tracks were produced by Sakis Gouzonis.
Copyright © 2017 Sakis Gouzonis.

18.08.2018 - Sakis Gouzonis released Open Horizon (11th instrumental electronic music album).
Open Horizon contains ten beautiful instrumental electronic music tracks.
All music tracks were produced by Sakis Gouzonis.
Copyright © 2018 Sakis Gouzonis.