Danis was born in the village of Europos, in Northern Greece. He started his musical education from a very young age at first learning the piano and after a few years changing over to bouzouki.
At the age of 25, he moved to London in order to study Jazz Music Perfomance at the Middlesex University, where he stayed for about three years. At present he plays mainly the double base, working at a professional level with various well known singers and bands.
He has participated in various bands, including the “Lapino Project” , “Iliodromio” , “Rom Royale” and played as a session musician with artists such as Manolis Rasoulis, Melina Kana, Dimitris Zervoudakis, and others..
Alongside his career as a musician, he is also a luthier with the company “Anastasios Musical Instrument”, specializing in ancient Greek instruments (http://en.luthieros.com/).