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Loukatos Yiannis

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Guitarist, Educator

O Yiannis Loukatos studied Jazz guitar and theory at the Franz List Academy in Budapest next to   notable musicians such as Bela Lakatos and Laszlo Attila. After his studies he came back to Athens and since then appears with his quartet in different clubs in the city. In 2005,   he created the Hot Club De Grece , a group that walks in the footsteps of Hot Club De France, playing the music of Django Reinhardt with great success.
He took part of the first & second edition of DjangoFest in Athens in 2010 & 2011 as one of the most representative  quintet of Gipsy jazz.

He has worked with most of Greek jazz musicians   and  has gained valuable teaching experience. 

Last modified on Friday, 17 February 2017 17:25