November 14, 1954

Yanni Artistfacts

  • His Live At The Acropolis was the #2 top selling music video of all time.
  • Yanni is a completely self-taught musician. Hard though it is to believe, he cannot read or write music. He composes his pieces in a shorthand form of his own devising.
  • In his childhood he dreamed of being a Olympic swimmer.
  • He started out playing Rock-n-Roll and even had a Rock band back in college. He got his BA in Psychology from University of Minnesota.
  • Despite not becoming a Psychologist, he is credited with preventing at least one suicide with his music. >>
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  • Joel Schmendrick from Dublin, Irelandhas any body here seen my old friend martin. can you tell me where he's gone. he freed a lot of people but it seems the good they die young
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