Αndreas Polyzogopoulos was born in December of 1981 and grew up in Samiko, a small village in South-West Greece and got involved in music by studying guitar at the age of ten. At sixteen he moves to Athens and starts participating in rock and blues bands but soon he discovers jazz. He studies jazz guitar in Philippos Nakas Conservatory and in 2000 picks up the trumpet. In October 2002 he moves to the Netherlands and studies at the Conservatorium Van Amsterdam. He also takes lessons from Markus Stockhausen and Angelo Verploegen and follows a workshop with Paolo Fresu in Sardegna. While studying in Amsterdam he plays with various multi-ethnic groups and in 2006 he forms “Poly Quartet”, a group that performs his own compositions. In 2008, the band records the album “ Perfumed Dreams” and wins the first place in “Motives for Jazz” competition in Belgium. In 2010 he toured Europe as a member of the European Youth Jazz Orchestra. In 2011, as a member of Dimitris Kalantzis’ quintet he released the cd Mano’s for Verve records which became gold and later platinum. In 2013 he released “Heart of The Sun - The music of Pink Floyd”, a cd with songs of his favourite rock band and all-time inspiration Pink Floyd. With this project he toured around Europe and in New York city. In 2015 he released the cd “ Anicca” where the mediterranean sound is more present in the sound of the band and in 2017 the cd of ambient music " Polypala - One inch of Love”. Andreas colaborated with Jaques Morelembaum, Tore Brunborg, Michel Portal, Gunter Baby Zomer, Markus Stockhausen, Tony Lakatos, Psarantonis, Teun Verbruggen, Savina Yannatou, Maria Farantouri, Dulce Pontes, Serge Teyssot Gay (Noir Desir), Anne Paceo, Marc Buronfosse, Federico Casagrande, Mauro Gargano, Christophe Panzani, Yorgos Trantalidis, Kostas Theodorou, Yiorgos Kontrafouris, Mode Plagal, Nikos Sidirokastritis, Yiotis Kiourtsoglou, David Lynch, Stavros Lantsias, Haig Yazdjan, Vangelis Katsoulis, Petros Klampanis, Takis Barberis, Thanasis Papakonstantinou, Dionysis Savvopoulos among others. He has recorded about 60 cd’s and has performed in festivals such as North Sea Jazz Festival, Odessa Jazz Festival, Banlieues Bleues Festival, Jazz à la Villette, I Suoni delle Dolomiti Festival, Athens Technopolis Jazz Festival, Patras Praxis International Jazz Festival, Athens Festival - Odeon Herodus Atticus theatre. Andreas gives workshops every summer in Paros island, as a member of Mediterranean Artists Masters Academy. Currently based in Paris, in residency at the “Cite Internationale des Arts”.