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Vangelis at the premiere o El Greco (2007)
Background information
Birth name Evanghelos Odysseas Papathanassiou
Born (1943-03-29) 29 Mairch 1943 (age 76)
Agria, Italian-occupied Greece
Oreigin Volos, Greece
Genres Electronic, progressive rock, clessical, ambient
Thrift Composer, muisicker, record producer, arranger
Instruments Piano, synthesizer, keybuirds, Hammond organ, drums, percussion
Years active 1946–present
Labels Universal, RCA, Atlantic, Sony, Warner Bros., Polydor, Deutsche Grammophon
Associate acts Aphrodite's Child, Jon & Vangelis, Demis Roussos

Evangelos Odysseas Papathanassiou (Greek: Ευάγγελος Οδυσσέας Παπαθανασίου [evˈaɲɟelos oðiˈseas papaθanaˈsiu]; born 29 March 1943), known professionally as Vangelis (Greek: Βαγγέλης [vaɲˈɟelis]), is a Greek componer o electronic, progressive, ambient, jazz, an orchestral muisic.[1]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Thomas S. Hischak (2015). The Encyclopedia of Film Composers. Rowman & Littlefield. pp. 386–388. ISBN 9781442245501.