Composer, Orchestrator, Pianist
Dimitris Kollias is a composer and pianist from Greece.
Born in 1998 in Athens, he has been composing orchestral and chamber music since the age of 13. He has been studying orchestration, composition and music theory under the orchestrator Samy Elgazzar.
Kollias graduated with high honours from Arsakeio Private School (2003-2016) and is currently a student at the Department of Informatics in the University of Piraeus (2016-present), while continuing his music studies.
One of his latest works: ''Modern Dance Suite'', was recently performed by the Underground Youth Orchestra in Mikis Theodorakis Theatre (01/02/2020, Athens)
He has performed his pieces for piano in several events.
ABRSM Music Theory, Grade 5 (2016)
with distinction (100/100)
ABRSM Music Theory, Grade 8 (2021)
with distinction (98/100)
Certificate of Proficiency in English (2017) ECPE - University of Michigan
Anaeresis piano competition - 2nd place distinction for his piano piece "Nocturne Macabre" (2021-2022)
4th International Sergei Slonimsky Composition Competition (2020) - Participation
Bartok String Quartet Composition Competition (2020) -Participation