Born and raised in Queens, New York Tommy Kavounidis discovered his love for the bouzouki at age 13. After a year of practice, he began studying how to play the guitar. Highly influenced from Rock, Classical, Jazz, and world styles Tommy created a unique and tasteful approach to his instruments that paved the way for his musical journey. These diverse influences have helped inspire Tommy during his time at Berklee college of Music. His degree in guitar performance and minor in music production and engineering has helped to elevate his experience and diversity in the profession.