Panteli is one of the active jazz piano players in cyprus. He began with
classical training at Ethniko Odeio Cyprus with Miroslav Gospodinov, followed
by jazz piano studies at the Rotterdam Conservatory and finally with master’s
at the Royal Conservatory of Den Haag. In 2008 he was distinguished with the
first price at the Nicola’s Economou Contest. In the last few years he has been
presenting his work in Cyprus and Europe, with various groups and music is
centered around improvisation. In 2014 he began working together with Louvana
Records, creating the Improvisation workshop for the Music Village Feggaros.
the moment he is actively involved mainly with three projects. The Afro-Banda
Banana, for which he composes music in the style of afrobeat music tradition,
the Ermis Michail Quintet with which he recorded recently for the first
personal record of the group (Minor Change), playing original music of Ermis
Michail in the style of modern Jazz, and finally with the project Hatzidakis
Revisited, where together with singer Vasiliki Anastasiou they re-arrange songs
of the great greek composer and presenting them in a personal way.