Music together

Demetrios Petsalakis

World, Traditional

Demetrios Petsalakis

Apr 22, 2020

BIO Originally from Athens Greece, Demetri Petsalakis is a Toronto based musician performing in a variety of styles with a focus on Greek and Middle Eastern lutes. Influenced by the rich cultural diversity of Canada, Demetri incorporates musical elements from different traditions in order to create a contemporary sound that represents both his heritage and the community that he is a part of. An active member of the Toronto world music scene Demetri has composed for recorded and performed with many groups including Kune, Tafelmusik, Ventanas, Near East Trio, Zephyr, Turkwaz, Moneka Arabic Jazz and Moskitto Bar.