Electronic Press Kit

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Electronic Press Kit

Sakis Gouzonis
Composer | Orchestrator | Producer | Performer

Sakis Gouzonis in Greece

Photo Description: Sakis Gouzonis in Elassona, Greece.

 


"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)


 

..:: 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

Genre: Electronic | Cinematic | Instrumental

Official Website: www.SakisGouzonis.com

 

..:: Statistics ::..

12 studio albums (120 original music tracks in total)

10 international music awards & distinctions

770,000+ followers in 220 countries & territories

1,000+ live concerts in Greece

200+ album reviews, articles and interviews published by popular media

SakisGouzonis.com is one of the most visited artist websites

 

..:: Music Albums ::..

Since 2008, Sakis Gouzonis has released 12 studio albums.

 

.: Precious Time :.

Precious Time is the 12th 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.

 

Precious Time
by Sakis Gouzonis

Beautiful instrumental music album Precious Time by Sakis Gouzonis

Listen to or download Precious Time

Genre: Electronic | Cinematic | Instrumental

Format: MP3 (320 kbps)

Total Time: 32:07

Release Date: 19 September 2019

Precious Time is Sakis Gouzonis' 12th instrumental music album.
It contains ten beautiful instrumental music tracks.

 


"…Thematically, the album is dedicated to our perception, understanding and appreciation of time… Once again, Gouzonis is flawless, not only in transforming his ideas and emotions into actual music, but also in handling a top-level sound production…"

– Drooble Team, Drooble
Bulgaria, EU

Full review


 

.: 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 Sakis Gouzonis

Beautiful instrumental music album Open Horizon by Sakis Gouzonis

Listen to or download Open Horizon

Genre: Electronic | Cinematic | Instrumental

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…"

– Drooble Team, Drooble
Bulgaria, EU

Full review


 

.: 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 Sakis Gouzonis

Beautiful instrumental music album Amazing Space by Sakis Gouzonis

Listen to or download Amazing Space

Genre: Electronic | Cinematic | Instrumental

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…"

– Beach Sloth, Beach Sloth
New York, USA

Full review


 

.: 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 Sakis Gouzonis

Beautiful instrumental music album Liberating Truth by Sakis Gouzonis

Listen to or download Liberating Truth

Genre: Electronic | Cinematic | Instrumental

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…"

– Andrea Caccese, The Bandcamp Diaries
New York, USA

Full review


 

.: 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 Sakis Gouzonis

Beautiful instrumental music album A World At Peace by Sakis Gouzonis

Listen to or download A World At Peace

Genre: Electronic | Cinematic | Instrumental

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…"

– Brett Stewart, Tilting Windmill Studios
Illinois, USA

Full review


 

.: 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 Sakis Gouzonis

Beautiful instrumental music album Golden Heart by Sakis Gouzonis

Listen to or download Golden Heart

Genre: Electronic | Cinematic | Instrumental

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…"

– Rick Jamm, Jamsphere
Texas, USA

Full review


 

.: 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 Sakis Gouzonis

Beautiful instrumental music album Spiritual Unity by Sakis Gouzonis

Listen to or download Spiritual Unity

Genre: Electronic | Cinematic | Instrumental

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."

– Ted Rogen, The Equal Ground
Illinois, USA

Full review


 

.: 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 Sakis Gouzonis

Beautiful instrumental music album Vast Victory by Sakis Gouzonis

Listen to or download Vast Victory

Genre: Electronic | Cinematic | Instrumental

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…"

– Steve Sheppard, One World Music
United Kingdom, EU

Full review


 

.: 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 Sakis Gouzonis

Beautiful instrumental music album Ultimate Love by Sakis Gouzonis

Listen to or download Ultimate Love

Genre: Electronic | Cinematic | Instrumental

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…"

– Daniel Miller, Blazing Minds
United Kingdom, EU

Full review


 

.: 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 Sakis Gouzonis

Beautiful instrumental music album The Tree Of Life by Sakis Gouzonis

Listen to or download The Tree Of Life

Genre: Electronic | Cinematic | Instrumental

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…"

– Michael Doherty, Michael Doherty's Music Log
California, USA

Full review


 

.: 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 Sakis Gouzonis

Beautiful instrumental music album New Earth by Sakis Gouzonis

Listen to or download New Earth

Genre: Electronic | Cinematic | Instrumental

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…"

– MC Rydel, IMRadio
Illinois, USA

Full review


 

.: 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 Sakis Gouzonis

Beautiful instrumental music album First Contact by Sakis Gouzonis

Listen to or download First Contact

Genre: Electronic | Cinematic | Instrumental

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…"

– Kenneth Morton, Highwire Daze
California, USA

Full review


 

..:: Awards and Distinctions ::..

Between 2007 and 2010, Sakis won 10 international music awards & distinctions. 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.

 

Winner of a Semi-Finalist Award – UK Songwriting Contest 2010

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

 

Winner of a Semi-Finalist Award – 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.

 

Winner of a Semi-Finalist Award – UK Songwriting Contest 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.

 

Winner of 1st Commendation – Composition Competition 2007

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.

 

..:: Followers ::..

Today, Sakis Gouzonis is the most popular Greek independent composer. Since 17 October 2007, he has gained more than 770,000 followers in 220 countries and territories. He is the first and only Greek independent artist to have reached that level of fame and success.

 

#1 Greek Top Artist on MySpace (Screenshot)*

Until the closing of the original MySpace, Sakis Gouzonis was the most popular Greek artist on MySpace for almost six years in a row, having 384,710 friends. Sakis Gouzonis was also the only Greek artist to top the MySpace Music Charts (screenshot) in Greece.

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

 

#1 Greek Top Artist on iSound (Screenshot)*

Until the closing of iSound, Sakis Gouzonis was the most popular Greek artist on iSound for almost four years in a row, having 5,346 fans.

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

 

#1 Greek Top Artist on PureVolume (Screenshot)*

Until the deactivation of his PureVolume profile, Sakis Gouzonis was the most popular Greek artist on PureVolume for almost ten years in a row, having 378,423 fans and friends. Sakis Gouzonis was also the only Greek artist to top the PureVolume Music Charts (screenshot).

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

 

#1 Greek & International Top Artist on IMRadio (Screenshot)*

Until the deletion of his IMRadio profile, Sakis Gouzonis was the most popular Greek and international artist on IMRadio for almost five years in a row, having 2,230 fans.

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

 

#1 Greek Top Artist on Drooble

Sakis Gouzonis is the most popular Greek artist on Drooble, 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 ::..

Up to now, Sakis Gouzonis has received massive press coverage from international media, 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). Sakis Gouzonis has also received massive press coverage from Greek media, including 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 Elassona City.

 

..:: Photos ::..

For high-resolution photos, visit the Photos subpage.

 

..:: Album Covers ::..

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

 

Latest Update: 13 October 2019

 


Sakis Gouzonis – 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.
Copyright © 2008 – 2019 Sakis Gouzonis (Birth Name: Athanasios Gouzonis). All Rights Reserved.

08.08.2008 | Sakis Gouzonis released First Contact (1st instrumental electronic music album).
Composer / Orchestrator / Producer / Performer: Sakis Gouzonis
Number of Instrumental Music Tracks: 10
Copyright © 2008 Sakis Gouzonis (Birth Name: Athanasios Gouzonis). All Rights Reserved.

09.09.2009 | Sakis Gouzonis released New Earth (2nd instrumental electronic music album).
Composer / Orchestrator / Producer / Performer: Sakis Gouzonis
Number of Instrumental Music Tracks: 10
Copyright © 2009 Sakis Gouzonis (Birth Name: Athanasios Gouzonis). All Rights Reserved.

10.10.2010 | Sakis Gouzonis released The Tree Of Life (3rd instrumental electronic music album).
Composer / Orchestrator / Producer / Performer: Sakis Gouzonis
Number of Instrumental Music Tracks: 10
Copyright © 2010 Sakis Gouzonis (Birth Name: Athanasios Gouzonis). All Rights Reserved.

11.11.2011 | Sakis Gouzonis released Ultimate Love (4th instrumental electronic music album).
Composer / Orchestrator / Producer / Performer: Sakis Gouzonis
Number of Instrumental Music Tracks: 10
Copyright © 2011 Sakis Gouzonis (Birth Name: Athanasios Gouzonis). All Rights Reserved.

12.12.2012 | Sakis Gouzonis released Vast Victory (5th instrumental electronic music album).
Composer / Orchestrator / Producer / Performer: Sakis Gouzonis
Number of Instrumental Music Tracks: 10
Copyright © 2012 Sakis Gouzonis (Birth Name: Athanasios Gouzonis). All Rights Reserved.

13.08.2013 | Sakis Gouzonis released Spiritual Unity (6th instrumental electronic music album).
Composer / Orchestrator / Producer / Performer: Sakis Gouzonis
Number of Instrumental Music Tracks: 10
Copyright © 2013 Sakis Gouzonis (Birth Name: Athanasios Gouzonis). All Rights Reserved.

14.07.2014 | Sakis Gouzonis released Golden Heart (7th instrumental electronic music album).
Composer / Orchestrator / Producer / Performer: Sakis Gouzonis
Number of Instrumental Music Tracks: 10
Copyright © 2014 Sakis Gouzonis (Birth Name: Athanasios Gouzonis). All Rights Reserved.

15.06.2015 | Sakis Gouzonis released A World At Peace (8th instrumental electronic music album).
Composer / Orchestrator / Producer / Performer: Sakis Gouzonis
Number of Instrumental Music Tracks: 10
Copyright © 2015 Sakis Gouzonis (Birth Name: Athanasios Gouzonis). All Rights Reserved.

16.05.2016 | Sakis Gouzonis released Liberating Truth (9th instrumental electronic music album).
Composer / Orchestrator / Producer / Performer: Sakis Gouzonis
Number of Instrumental Music Tracks: 10
Copyright © 2016 Sakis Gouzonis (Birth Name: Athanasios Gouzonis). All Rights Reserved.

17.04.2017 | Sakis Gouzonis released Amazing Space (10th instrumental electronic music album).
Composer / Orchestrator / Producer / Performer: Sakis Gouzonis
Number of Instrumental Music Tracks: 10
Copyright © 2017 Sakis Gouzonis (Birth Name: Athanasios Gouzonis). All Rights Reserved.

18.08.2018 | Sakis Gouzonis released Open Horizon (11th instrumental electronic music album).
Composer / Orchestrator / Producer / Performer: Sakis Gouzonis
Number of Instrumental Music Tracks: 10
Copyright © 2018 Sakis Gouzonis (Birth Name: Athanasios Gouzonis). All Rights Reserved.

19.09.2019 | Sakis Gouzonis released Precious Time (12th instrumental electronic music album).
Composer / Orchestrator / Producer / Performer: Sakis Gouzonis
Number of Instrumental Music Tracks: 10
Copyright © 2019 Sakis Gouzonis (Birth Name: Athanasios Gouzonis). All Rights Reserved.