Award-winning pianist Kosmas Lapatas holds graduate degrees in Piano Pedagogy, Piano Performance, Harmony, Counterpoint, Fugue, Musicology, Music Technology, and a Master's degree in Piano Pedagogy. He has received awards in Piano Performance, Composition, Music Education and Conducting.
He also studied Sonic Arts, Modern and Post-modern Music, Teaching Pedagogy, Performance Practice, Philosophy & Aesthetics, Literature, Poetry & Drama, Art History and Film. He has attended intensive master classes in Performance, Pedagogy & Conducting.
His tutors were trained by iconic classical musicians such as Marcus, Guerrero, Brailowsky, Musulin, Orff, Curzon, Enescu, Anda, Markevitch, Moravec, Leteiner, Ogdon, Naumov, Horszowski, Boulanger, Svetlanova, Skoda, Hindemith, Lhevinne, Serkin, Slenczynska, Solomon, Hubert, Messiaen, Sebok, Kortone, Tocco, Neumann and Vlassenko.
Since 1995 he has devoted himself exclusively to teaching the piano to children, teen and adults. He is the founder of the Holistic Piano Pedagogy model.