The Storyville Ragtimers
The Storyville Ragtimers formed in Athens in 2015. Their love and inspiration is New Orleans and the Storyville neighborhood where Jazz was born.
Also the “sporting houses” of Basin’ Street, “Lulu White” and the “professors” the bands of “parades” with the “second liners” and the b the River boat bands of Mississippi. Louis Armstrong, Jelly Roll Morton, Bix Beiderbecke, Eddie Lang, Fats Waller, Original Dixieland Jazz Band and many more influence their magical sound to travel you in time and on the dance floor.
Giannis Karagiannakis – Cornets
Kostis Bazouras – Saxophone (alto and soprano)
Meletis Pogkas – Vocals, Guitar and Banjo
Basilis Panagiotopoulos – Trombone
Basilis Tzavaras – Piano and Vocals
Manos Loutas – Double bass
Thodoris Christodoulou – Drums