Yann Keerim (aka Yannis Kirimkiridis) was born in Ioannina city of Greece, in 1979. He started his musical studies in classical piano at the age of 4. After finishing his classical lessons he studied International Economics and Business at the Athens University of Economics and Business and had his Master in Business Administration from the same university and also from Rotterdam School of Management. Yann is active as a composer and session pianist performing next to internationally known artists such as Sokratis Sinopoulos, Ara Dinkjian, Eleytheria Arvanitaki, Haig Yazdjian. In 2013 he recorded for ECM records as the pianist of the Sokratis Sinopoulos Quartet and the internationally released record “Eight Winds”.
New York Carnegie Hall, Sydney Opera House, Barcelona Palau De La Musica, Milan Picollo Teatro, Copenhaghen Concert Hall and Athens Onassis Cultural Foundation are some of the venues Yann has performed as a pianist.
As a composer, Yann has composed over 350 tracks of production music – most of which are licensed for use in films & videos through music libraries worldwide.