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 music composer Sakis Gouzonis

Photo Description: Sakis Gouzonis in Elassona, Greece.

 

..:: Photos and Album Covers ::..

For high-resolution photos, visit the Photos subpage.

For high-resolution album covers, visit the Album Covers subpage.

 

..:: Quick Facts ::..

  • #1 Greek independent artist (all music genres) in terms of fans

  • #1 Greek electronic music composer of the new generation in terms of fans

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

  • 10 international music awards & distinctions

  • 770,000+ fans 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 Info ::..

Artist Name: Sakis Gouzonis (Greek: Σάκης Γκουζώνης, audio)

Birth Date: 16 March 1978

Birth Place: Thessaloniki, Greece

Current Location: Elassona, Greece

Skills: Composer | Orchestrator | Producer | Performer

Music Studies: Self-taught

Genres: Instrumental | Electronic | Cinematic

Number of Albums: 11

Newest Album: Open Horizon (18 August 2018)

Official Website: www.SakisGouzonis.com

 

..:: Discography ::..

Since 2008, Sakis Gouzonis has released 11 studio albums.

.: Open Horizon :.

Open Horizon is the 11th studio album by Greek composer Sakis Gouzonis. It contains ten original instrumental music tracks. All tracks have been composed, orchestrated, recorded, mixed and mastered by Sakis Gouzonis in his recording studio.

 

Open Horizon
by Greek composer Sakis Gouzonis

Instrumental electronic music album Open Horizon by Sakis Gouzonis

Listen to or download Open Horizon

Genre: Instrumental | Electronic | Cinematic

Format: MP3 (320 kbps)

Total Time: 34:20

Release Date: 18 August 2018

Open Horizon is Sakis Gouzonis' 11th instrumental music album.
It contains ten beautiful instrumental music tracks.

 


"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


 

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.: Amazing Space :.

Amazing Space is the 10th studio album by Greek composer Sakis Gouzonis. It contains ten original instrumental music tracks. All tracks have been composed, orchestrated, recorded, mixed and mastered by Sakis Gouzonis in his recording studio.

 

Amazing Space
by Greek composer Sakis Gouzonis

Instrumental electronic music album Amazing Space by Sakis Gouzonis

Listen to or download Amazing Space

Genre: Instrumental | Electronic | Cinematic

Format: MP3 (320 kbps)

Total Time: 35:16

Release Date: 17 April 2017

Amazing Space is Sakis Gouzonis' 10th instrumental music album.
It contains ten beautiful instrumental music tracks.

 


"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


 

Read the related press release.

 

.: Liberating Truth :.

Liberating Truth is the 9th studio album by Greek composer Sakis Gouzonis. It contains ten original instrumental music tracks. All tracks have been composed, orchestrated, recorded, mixed and mastered by Sakis Gouzonis in his recording studio.

 

Liberating Truth
by Greek composer Sakis Gouzonis

Instrumental electronic music album Liberating Truth by Sakis Gouzonis

Listen to or download Liberating Truth

Genre: Instrumental | Electronic | Cinematic

Format: MP3 (320 kbps)

Total Time: 37:38

Release Date: 16 May 2016

Liberating Truth is Sakis Gouzonis' 9th instrumental music album.
It contains ten beautiful instrumental music tracks.

 


"…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


 

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.: A World At Peace :.

A World At Peace is the 8th studio album by Greek composer Sakis Gouzonis. It contains ten original instrumental music tracks. All tracks have been composed, orchestrated, recorded, mixed and mastered by Sakis Gouzonis in his recording studio.

 

A World At Peace
by Greek composer Sakis Gouzonis

Instrumental electronic music album A World At Peace by Sakis Gouzonis

Listen to 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 is Sakis Gouzonis' 8th instrumental music album.
It contains ten beautiful instrumental music tracks.

 


"…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


 

Read the related press release.

 

.: Golden Heart :.

Golden Heart is the 7th studio album by Greek composer Sakis Gouzonis. It contains ten original instrumental music tracks. All tracks have been composed, orchestrated, recorded, mixed and mastered by Sakis Gouzonis in his recording studio.

 

Golden Heart
by Greek composer Sakis Gouzonis

Instrumental electronic music album Golden Heart by Sakis Gouzonis

Listen to or download Golden Heart

Genre: Instrumental | Electronic | Cinematic

Format: MP3 (320 kbps)

Total Time: 37:56

Release Date: 14 July 2014

Golden Heart is Sakis Gouzonis' 7th instrumental music album.
It contains ten beautiful instrumental music tracks.

 


"…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


 

Read the related press release.

 

.: Spiritual Unity :.

Spiritual Unity is the 6th studio album by Greek composer Sakis Gouzonis. It contains ten original instrumental music tracks. All tracks have been composed, orchestrated, recorded, mixed and mastered by Sakis Gouzonis in his recording studio.

 

Spiritual Unity
by Greek composer Sakis Gouzonis

Instrumental electronic music album Spiritual Unity by Sakis Gouzonis

Listen to or download Spiritual Unity

Genre: Instrumental | Electronic | Cinematic

Format: MP3 (320 kbps)

Total Time: 37:28

Release Date: 13 August 2013

Spiritual Unity is Sakis Gouzonis' 6th instrumental music album.
It contains ten beautiful instrumental music tracks.

 


"…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


 

Read the related press release.

 

.: Vast Victory :.

Vast Victory is the 5th studio album by Greek composer Sakis Gouzonis. It contains ten original instrumental music tracks. All tracks have been composed, orchestrated, recorded, mixed and mastered by Sakis Gouzonis in his recording studio.

 

Vast Victory
by Greek composer Sakis Gouzonis

Instrumental electronic music album Vast Victory by Sakis Gouzonis

Listen to or download Vast Victory

Genre: Instrumental | Electronic | Cinematic

Format: MP3 (320 kbps)

Total Time: 38:50

Release Date: 12 December 2012

Vast Victory is Sakis Gouzonis' 5th instrumental music album.
It contains ten beautiful instrumental music tracks.

 


"…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


 

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.: Ultimate Love :.

Ultimate Love is the 4th studio album by Greek composer Sakis Gouzonis. It contains ten original instrumental music tracks. All tracks have been composed, orchestrated, recorded, mixed and mastered by Sakis Gouzonis in his recording studio.

 

Ultimate Love
by Greek composer Sakis Gouzonis

Instrumental electronic music album Ultimate Love by Sakis Gouzonis

Listen to or download Ultimate Love

Genre: Instrumental | Electronic | Cinematic

Format: MP3 (320 kbps)

Total Time: 39:57

Release Date: 11 November 2011

Ultimate Love is Sakis Gouzonis' 4th instrumental music album.
It contains ten beautiful instrumental music tracks.

 


"…‘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


 

Read the related press release.

 

.: The Tree Of Life :.

The Tree Of Life is the 3rd studio album by Greek composer Sakis Gouzonis. It contains ten original instrumental music tracks. All tracks have been composed, orchestrated, recorded, mixed and mastered by Sakis Gouzonis in his recording studio.

 

The Tree Of Life
by Greek composer Sakis Gouzonis

Instrumental electronic music album The Tree Of Life by Sakis Gouzonis

Listen to or download The Tree Of Life

Genre: Instrumental | Electronic | Cinematic

Format: MP3 (320 kbps)

Total Time: 39:34

Release Date: 10 October 2010

The Tree Of Life is Sakis Gouzonis' 3rd instrumental music album.
It contains ten beautiful instrumental music tracks.

 


"…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


 

Read the related press release.

 

.: New Earth :.

New Earth is the 2nd studio album by Greek composer Sakis Gouzonis. It contains ten original instrumental music tracks. All tracks have been composed, orchestrated, recorded, mixed and mastered by Sakis Gouzonis in his recording studio.

 

New Earth
by Greek composer Sakis Gouzonis

Instrumental electronic music album New Earth by Sakis Gouzonis

Listen to or download New Earth

Genre: Instrumental | Electronic | Cinematic

Format: MP3 (320 kbps)

Total Time: 34:46

Release Date: 9 September 2009

New Earth is Sakis Gouzonis' 2nd instrumental music album.
It contains ten beautiful instrumental music tracks.

 


"…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


 

Read the related press release.

 

.: First Contact :.

First Contact is the 1st studio album by Greek composer Sakis Gouzonis. It contains ten original instrumental music tracks. All tracks have been composed, orchestrated, recorded, mixed and mastered by Sakis Gouzonis in his recording studio.

 

First Contact
by Greek composer Sakis Gouzonis

Instrumental electronic music album First Contact by Sakis Gouzonis

Listen to or download First Contact

Genre: Instrumental | Electronic | Cinematic

Format: MP3 (320 kbps)

Total Time: 35:56

Release Date: 8 August 2008

First Contact is Sakis Gouzonis' 1st instrumental music album.
It contains ten beautiful instrumental music tracks.

 


"…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


 

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..:: Awards and Distinctions ::..

Since 2007, Sakis has won 10 international music awards & distinctions.

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

  • Winner of 1st Prize – Composition Competition 2010

Sakis won 1st Prize for his original music composition Seed Of Hope in the "digital dance music" category in the Composition Competition 2010.

 

  • Winner of 1st Prize – Composition Competition 2010

Sakis won 1st Prize for his original music composition Eternal Peace in the "digital dance music" category in the Composition Competition 2010.

 

Sakis won a Semi-Finalist Award for his original music composition Eternal Peace in the "instrumental" category in the UK Songwriting Contest 2010.

 

Sakis won a Semi-Finalist Award for his original music composition Elegy in the "instrumental" category in the UK Songwriting Contest 2010.

 

  • Winner of 2nd Prize – Composition Competition 2009

Sakis won 2nd Prize for his original music composition Elohim in the "electronic pop music" category in the Composition Competition 2009.

 

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

Sakis won 1st Prize for his 2nd studio album, New Earth in the 2nd Meeting of Music & Poetry 2009.

 

Sakis won a Semi-Finalist Award for his original music composition Elohim in the "instrumental" category in the UK Songwriting Contest 2009.

 

  • Winner of 3rd Prize – Composition Competition 2008

Sakis won 3rd Prize for his original music composition Elegy in the "digital dance music" category in the Composition Competition 2008.

 

Sakis won 1st Commendation for his original music composition Give Me A Chance in the "digital dance music" category in the Composition Competition 2007.

 

  • Winner of 3rd Prize – Composition Competition 2007

Sakis won 3rd Prize for his original music composition Anthem Of Love in the "digital dance music" category in the Composition Competition 2007.

 

..:: Fan Club ::..

Today, Sakis Gouzonis is the most popular Greek independent composer. Since 17 October 2007, he has gained more than 770,000 fans 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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

Sakis Gouzonis has been the most popular Greek artist on Drooble for almost one year now, having more than 2,000 followers.

 

..:: 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 ::..

To this day, Sakis Gouzonis has received massive press coverage from international media outlets, including Highwire Daze (USA), IMRadio (USA), CountryHome (Germany), Blazing Minds (UK), Michael Doherty's Music Log (USA), AltSounds (USA), Eyeplug (UK), One World Music (UK), Broadway World (USA), The Equal Ground (USA), The Music Blog (Australia), Jamsphere (USA), Beach Sloth (USA), Top40-Charts (USA), Tilting Windmill Studios (USA), The Muse's Muse (Canada), New Music Weekly (USA), The Bandcamp Diaries (USA), CrazyPellas (UK), CreativInn (USA), We Are Going Nowhere (Indonesia), RnM (India), MuzEnt (Pakistan) and Drooble (Bulgaria). In Greece, Sakis Gouzonis has been featured on 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, LikeLarissa, Zougla, Typologos, Elliniko Fenomeno, Radio Elassona, KavalaPress, Trikki Press, Paidis, MC News, Leuki Poli, Music Press, Kosmos Larissa, Amigo and other popular media.

Latest Update: 16 July 2019

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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 music album).
First Contact contains ten beautiful instrumental electronic music tracks.
Composer/Orchestrator/Producer/Performer: Sakis Gouzonis
Copyright © 2008 Sakis Gouzonis (Birth Name: Athanasios Gouzonis). All Rights Reserved.

09.09.2009 | Sakis Gouzonis released New Earth (2nd music album).
New Earth contains ten beautiful instrumental electronic music tracks.
Composer/Orchestrator/Producer/Performer: Sakis Gouzonis
Copyright © 2009 Sakis Gouzonis (Birth Name: Athanasios Gouzonis). All Rights Reserved.

10.10.2010 | Sakis Gouzonis released The Tree Of Life (3rd music album).
The Tree Of Life contains ten beautiful instrumental electronic music tracks.
Composer/Orchestrator/Producer/Performer: Sakis Gouzonis
Copyright © 2010 Sakis Gouzonis (Birth Name: Athanasios Gouzonis). All Rights Reserved.

11.11.2011 | Sakis Gouzonis released Ultimate Love (4th music album).
Ultimate Love contains ten beautiful instrumental electronic music tracks.
Composer/Orchestrator/Producer/Performer: Sakis Gouzonis
Copyright © 2011 Sakis Gouzonis (Birth Name: Athanasios Gouzonis). All Rights Reserved.

12.12.2012 | Sakis Gouzonis released Vast Victory (5th music album).
Vast Victory contains ten beautiful instrumental electronic music tracks.
Composer/Orchestrator/Producer/Performer: Sakis Gouzonis
Copyright © 2012 Sakis Gouzonis (Birth Name: Athanasios Gouzonis). All Rights Reserved.

13.08.2013 | Sakis Gouzonis released Spiritual Unity (6th music album).
Spiritual Unity contains ten beautiful instrumental electronic music tracks.
Composer/Orchestrator/Producer/Performer: Sakis Gouzonis
Copyright © 2013 Sakis Gouzonis (Birth Name: Athanasios Gouzonis). All Rights Reserved.

14.07.2014 | Sakis Gouzonis released Golden Heart (7th music album).
Golden Heart contains ten beautiful instrumental electronic music tracks.
Composer/Orchestrator/Producer/Performer: Sakis Gouzonis
Copyright © 2014 Sakis Gouzonis (Birth Name: Athanasios Gouzonis). All Rights Reserved.

15.06.2015 | Sakis Gouzonis released A World At Peace (8th music album).
A World At Peace contains ten beautiful instrumental electronic music tracks.
Composer/Orchestrator/Producer/Performer: Sakis Gouzonis
Copyright © 2015 Sakis Gouzonis (Birth Name: Athanasios Gouzonis). All Rights Reserved.

16.05.2016 | Sakis Gouzonis released Liberating Truth (9th music album).
Liberating Truth contains ten beautiful instrumental electronic music tracks.
Composer/Orchestrator/Producer/Performer: Sakis Gouzonis
Copyright © 2016 Sakis Gouzonis (Birth Name: Athanasios Gouzonis). All Rights Reserved.

17.04.2017 | Sakis Gouzonis released Amazing Space (10th music album).
Amazing Space contains ten beautiful instrumental electronic music tracks.
Composer/Orchestrator/Producer/Performer: Sakis Gouzonis
Copyright © 2017 Sakis Gouzonis (Birth Name: Athanasios Gouzonis). All Rights Reserved.

18.08.2018 | Sakis Gouzonis released Open Horizon (11th music album).
Open Horizon contains ten beautiful instrumental electronic music tracks.
Composer/Orchestrator/Producer/Performer: Sakis Gouzonis
Copyright © 2018 Sakis Gouzonis (Birth Name: Athanasios Gouzonis). All Rights Reserved.