Born in Athens, Greece, Stratos Diamantis started piano lessons at the age of 10.
While a classically trained musician, he also has a deep knowledge of Jazz. Stratos boasts collaborations and international releases with world-renowned jazz musicians such as drummer Dave Weckl (Chick Corea), guitarist Mike Stern and bass player Tom Kennedy (Dave Weckl Band, Planet X).
In 1997, Stratos started making music for TV and Radio commercials, which he is still actively doing to this day. Stratos has composed and arranged TV music and jingles for a wide variety of brand names, for both the local as well as the international markets.
Stratos also composes and produces songs for Greek artists. His name appears on more than 50 records as a composer, arranger, producer and session musician in many styles, varying from Rock to Pop, Jazz to New Age. Many of his collaborations with local artists went gold and platinum.
Passionate about scoring films, Stratos’ soundtracks were featured in two films.
In 2012, he founded Soundlab Music Productions, a company specialized in making music for TV and Radio commercials, as well as for television series, films, theatrical plays, discography and post production.
In 2013, he composed the music for the award-winning librettist, Mario Farwell’s new musical, Starfest, which will premiere in USA in 2015. In August of 2014, Starfest won the first price in Santa Fe Musical Theatre festival.