Nikos Zarkos received his academic training at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama in London (Bachelor of Music) with Professor Robert Brightmore, and also at the Hochschule für Musik Nürnberg – Augsburg (Diplommusiker K.A. and Meisterklassendiplom) with Professor Franz Halasz. His discography includes three CDs (two solo and one chamber album): Greek Guitar Music of the 21st Century (2011), Female Writing for Guitar (2013) and Theodore Antoniou: Friendly Encounters (2014). Nikos Zarkos collaborates regularly with the Greek Composers Union and has performed as a member of the Greek Ensemble of Contemporary Music, the Ergon Ensemble and the Ionian Festival Ensemble. Nikos has performed recitals and chamber music concerts in Great Britain, Germany and Greece. He is an adjunct faculty member and teaches in the BM Program.