Evripides Evripidou and Michael Johnson

“Two of Australia’s premier instrumentalists with backgrounds in Jazz, Folk and Classical, with original compositions drawing influence from Ireland, Spain and South America. All of the pieces are inspired by elements of the natural world.”

Evripides is a producer, composer, performer and one of Australia’s leading Bass guitarists. He has performed with many well known artists worldwide.
Michael Johnson is a composer and multi instrumentalist, but is probably best known for his work on the harp.  He has been the resident musician at the Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne for over two decades.
Breathe has been an ongoing project for Michael and Evripides for the last eight years.
Between Michael & Evri they have performed alongside such artists as James Morrison, David Herschfelder, Antonio Sachez and Greaham Goble (Little River Band).

“…This music is so deeply moving and ethereal in its beauty..Johnson and Evripidou contribute equal parts in musicality, spirituality and humanity to these works, leaving listeners totally transfixed….”
Owen McKern (station manager). 3PBS Melbourne

“…Michael and Evri are two of my very favourite performers in the world today. Michael’s unique and totally original compositions, are not to be missed…..A truly inspiring experience..”
Graham Goble (Founding member of The Little River Band)

“…ABC Classic FM listeners just love Michael’s compositions … We’re always thrilled to program his music…”
Phillip Sametz (producer Christopher Lawrence show). ABC Classical FM

“.. Beautiful. Exactly the kind of music we need right now…”
Paul Bevan, ABC Newcastle.

Evripides and Michael, live at Paris Cat Melbourne