Giorgos Kontogiannis teaches Traditional, Cretan & Smyrnaean Lyra, at Musical Praxis Conservatory.
He was born in Athens in 1980.
In the period 1999-2000 he apprenticed with Ross Daly at the Labyrinth School (lyre).
Higher theoretical at the Municipal Conservatory of Moschato.
Founding member of the band “Matt in 2 recessions” and member of the band “Theros”.
He has collaborated with various artists in the field (Louis of Anogia, Haig Yazdjian, N. Grapsas, etc.).