Anastasis Sarakatsanos was born in Athens. He studied ethnomusicology in Greece and later in the United Kingdom. His studies focused on mixed composition techniques – theater, film music, and music for media. Since 2006, he has worked as a music director and teacher for various theater productions in Greece, UK, and the Netherlands. Sarkatsanos has also worked as an academic advisor on music and television production, and lectured on composition and music technology. He has resided in Amsterdam since 2015, where he works as a musician, composer, and storyteller. He is a proud member of the Mezrab team, where he regularly hosts storytelling nights and music.