Born in Athens and self-educated in guitar, piano, percussion and music technology, Stefanos Tortopoglou (aka Stefan Torto) has been involved in various forms of electronic and natural sound from an early age.

 

As a composer-sound designer he has composed music for mapping projection, campaign videos, hologram and virtual reality presentations of major companies such as Nike, Redbull, Heineken, Microsoft, Vodafone, Samsung, National Geographic and many more.

 

In addition, as a stage musician and as a sound designer, he has participated in theatrical performances of the National Theatre Of Greece and other productions, touring in ancient Greek theatres and worldwide.

 

Several of his tracks have been released in music compilations and used for film/short film productions worldwide.

 

Also Co-founder and composer of the Zen Garden and Dreamakers multi performance projects.

 

Finally, as a sound designer he researched and created sound libraries and musical software instruments (vst/AU).

 

Releases as Stefan Torto

- Ambion (2011)
- Astral VIsions E.P (2011)
- Oceanian Dreams (2012)
- Argus E.P (2012)
- Inner Watt (2013)
- Cosmopolis E.P (2014)
- The Forbidden Journey (2015)
 - indivisual Connections (2017)
- Shades Of Light E.P (2017)
- Pathfinder | single (2018)
- Intentions of a free spirit | single (2018)
- Dream Makers L.P (2018)
- Ownworlds | single (2019)

- Avalanche EP (2019)

- Gaia Genondo | single (2019)

- The Oracle EP (2019)

- Elevate (analog live) | single (2019)

- Progressions | LP | Orchestral (2019)

- Boards of Athens | LP | LIVE (2020)

- Inverse Kinematic - Single (2020)

- The Dawn | EP | LIVE (2020)

- Orion's Rebirth | LP (2020)

- I.O - Single 2020

- Angolian - LP (2020)

- Repeat - EP (2021)

 

Releases as Zen Garden

 

- Simple Thought (2010)
- Discover E.P (2011)
- Talking Trees (2012)