Drummer Ioannis Vafeas was born in Limassol, Cyprus. He studied drums and jazz music at the Berklee College of Music in Boston and did his master’s degree at Boston Conservatory. From his return to Cyprus and then is busy in the music scene of the island where he appears at festivals, concerts, and well-known jazz clubs while teaching music and delivers seminars in Universities in Cyprus and abroad. The professional portfolio counts numerous participations abroad and cooperations with internationally acclaimed artists and symphony orchestras. 2016 released his first album titled “Bridge of Locks” with IOANNOU VAFEAS Quartet. This year is preparing his second personal work with IOANNIS VAFEAS Trio which is expected the beginning of 2020. Ioannis Vafeas endorses Zildjian company by 2009. He Is the artistic director of the Organization A. VAFEA JAZZ PROJECTS.
Live @ 20th Paradise Jazz Festival